The BEST seasons of Ransom

Every season ever - ranked by fan votes!

Hostage negotiator Eric Beaumont understands criminals better than they do, and uses his insight into human behavior to resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases. Despite the stakes, Eric refuses to resort to violence, even when confronted by some of the most dangerous criminals in the world. While Eric’s considerable powers of manipulation make him the best at what he does professionally, they often complicate his relationships with family, friends and colleagues.

Last Updated: 5/7/2022Network: CBS
Season 2
6 votes

#1 - Season 2

First Aired 4/8/2018

Moments after the kidnapping of Eric’s 15-year-old daughter, Evie, the team is against the clock as they face the demands of the dangerous and unusual kidnapper. Eric must come to grips with his darkest fear – that his work has put his family directly in harm’s way. As they negotiate with top-ranking criminals and delve deep into the world of high-stakes hostage situations, the team members struggle to balance their personal lives, with a criminal world that knows no boundaries.

Season 3
8 votes

#2 - Season 3

First Aired 2/17/2019

Eric Beaumont and his elite CriRes team struggle to balance the demands of their personal lives with their careers as negotiators handling high-pressure kidnappings and hostage-takings. As they negotiate with formidable criminals and immerse themselves in the world of extreme hostage situations, the team members deal with the repercussions of last season’s dramatic conclusion.

Season 1
17 votes

#3 - Season 1

First Aired 1/2/2017