The BEST Episodes of Tell Me a Story (US)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 28, 2019

Network: CBS All Access

An anthology series featuring beloved fairy tales interweaving into a subversive tale of love, loss, greed, revenge, and murder. Season 1 was set in modern-day New York featuring The Three Little Pigs, Little Red Riding Hood, and Hansel & Gretel. Season 2 will be set in Nashville and feature Beauty & the Beast, Sleeping Beauty and Cinderella.

Chapter 9: Deception

#1 - Chapter 9: Deception

Season 1 - Episode 9

Hannah takes on Katrina's henchmen in her attempt to get Gabe to safety. Nick refuses to take no for an answer, seeing anyone in Kayla's life as a potential threat to their future happiness. Realizing he has an ally at the police department, Jordan tries to let go of his obsession for revenge.

star 8.02
176 votes
Directors: Adam Davidson
Writers: Heather Zuhlke
Chapter 10: Forgiveness

#2 - Chapter 10: Forgiveness

Season 1 - Episode 10

Hannah takes the fight to Katrina, culminating in a final showdown as she tries to free Gabe. Afraid of what an unhinged Josh is capable of, Kayla breaks off from Tim and the police to try and save Colleen. Jordan reaches his breaking point with the third pig.

star 7.92
173 votes
Directors: Craig Zisk
Writers: Kevin Williamson, Mary Leah Sutton
Chapter 6: Guilt

#3 - Chapter 6: Guilt

Season 1 - Episode 6

Kayla spends a day in the city with Nick, gaining a new perspective on not only their relationship but her future. Eddie nears a breaking point due to Jordan's relentless torment but Mitch offers Eddie a solution. A vulnerable Hannah and Gabe are blindsided.

star 7.83
172 votes
Directors: Jeff T. Thomas
Writers: Mary Leah Sutton
Chapter 8: Truth

#4 - Chapter 8: Truth

Season 1 - Episode 8

Jordan learns a shocking truth about the third pig. Hannah rushes back to New York City searching for Gabe, who is being held captive by an evil stranger. Kayla turns to her dad Tim when she discovers Nick's obsession may run deeper than she ever imagined.

star 7.78
174 votes
Writers: Steve Stringer
Chapter 7: Betrayal

#5 - Chapter 7: Betrayal

Season 1 - Episode 7

After a devastating betrayal, Hannah and Gabe find themselves lost in the woods and on the run from deadly assailants. Jordan's hunt for vengeance continues as he sets his sights on a new target. Increasingly worried about Nick's erratic behavior, Kayla and Laney decide to investigate his past. Meanwhile, Tim grows closer to colleague Katrina.

star 7.78
172 votes
Writers: Andrea Thornton
Chapter 5: Madness

#6 - Chapter 5: Madness

Season 1 - Episode 5

Gabe leads Hannah to an unwelcome figure from their past. Armed with the identity of two of the pigs, Jordan presses on to find the third. Nick decides he must find a way to put an end to Ethan's meddling.

star 7.69
182 votes
Writers: Heather Zuhlke
Chapter 3: Greed

#7 - Chapter 3: Greed

Season 1 - Episode 3

Fed up with the police's investigation, Jordan's need for answers quickly veers towards obsession. Kayla is determined to keep her and Nick's relationship a secret, but Ethan's jealousy threatens to derail her plans. Hannah makes a stunning discovery about Dan.

star 7.57
173 votes
Directors: Mark Tonderai
Writers: Hollie Overton
Chapter 4: Rage

#8 - Chapter 4: Rage

Season 1 - Episode 4

When the police fail to act, Jordan takes matters in his own hands and pursues the littlest pig Eddie in hopes it will lead to the other two. While her relationship with Nick deepens, Kayla goes against her better judgment and decides to give friendship with Ethan another chance. After a series of disturbing incidents, Hannah and Gabe flee town.

star 7.53
169 votes
Directors: Mark Tonderai
Writers: Kim Clements
Chapter 1: Hope

#9 - Chapter 1: Hope

Season 1 - Episode 1

Troubled teen Kayla and her dad, Tim, try to make a fresh start at grandmother Colleen's home. Estranged siblings Gabe and Hannah are reunited under extreme circumstances. Jordan and his girlfriend Beth can't see eye-to-eye on their future together.

star 7.33
271 votes
Directors: Liz Friedlander
Writers: Kevin Williamson
Chapter 2: Loss

#10 - Chapter 2: Loss

Season 1 - Episode 2

Jordan helps the police pinpoint one of the masked robbers of the jewelry heist. After their ill-advised one-night stand, Kayla tries to keep her distance from Nick but finds it hard to stay away. Hannah helps Gabe cover his tracks.

star 7.32
185 votes
Directors: Liz Friedlander
Writers: Eduardo Javier Canto, Ryan Maldonado