The BEST Episodes of The Fall Guy

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 19, 2019

Network: ABC (US)

The Fall Guy was a series about bounty hunter Colt Seavers. Every week Colt and his gang was assigned to apprehend a fugitive from justice. Colt and his cousin Howie were also working as stuntmen in Hollywood. The tricks of that trade often helped them to capture their guy.

October the 32nd

#1 - October the 32nd

Season 5 - Episode 6

Elvira and company are filming a horror movie in an old haunted mansion during a storm.

star 8.50
2 votes
Directors: George Finady
Writers: Sam Egan
The Snow Job

#2 - The Snow Job

Season 1 - Episode 16

In Aspen, a politician's wife tells Colt that she shot her husband in self-defense, but he is saying he did it himself.

star 8.38
13 votes
Directors: Winrich Kolb
The Human Torch

#3 - The Human Torch

Season 1 - Episode 6

Colt is sent to a country town to pick up an arson suspect. The townspeople of Federalsburg, and the suspect's mother, insist he is dead and buried.

star 8.28
32 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: Nick Thiel
Colt Breaks Out (2)

#4 - Colt Breaks Out (2)

Season 2 - Episode 4

After breaking Dan out of jail and with Mary who witness the murder Littlefield engineered, Colt goes back to L.A. to vindicate Dan. But when Littlefield learns that Mary's a witness against him, he calls someone in the National Guard and they capture Howie and the stunt men who were making their way back to L.A. So Colt can't let Mary testify, and with no other choice, he goes back to Littlefield with Dan and Mary to break Howie and the others. But Littlefield is ready for him.

star 8.23
13 votes
Directors: Paul Stanley
Writers: Larry Brody
Goin' for It

#5 - Goin' for It

Season 1 - Episode 11

A trio of small time crooks are using cars to smuggle jewels out of the country and hit a snag when one of them sells the cars to Howie to smash up for the movie.

star 8.21
24 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: Robert Janes
Colt's Angels

#6 - Colt's Angels

Season 1 - Episode 5

Colt is sent to the Mohave Desert to bring back a biker wanted for drug dealing, rape, and assault. He infiltrates the biker's club and competes with them in difficult stunts.

star 8.18
40 votes
Writers: Larry Brody
Soldiers of Misfortune

#7 - Soldiers of Misfortune

Season 1 - Episode 13

Colt and Howie 'join up', as they go undercover to try and nail a master criminal who is a mercenary trainee. In the process, they meet a woman journalist with her own reasons for pursuing this story.

star 8.18
17 votes
Directors: Lawrence Dobkin
Writers: David Braff
Baker's Dozen

#8 - Baker's Dozen

Season 3 - Episode 4

Colt is sent to a dude ranch in Arizona after a bail jumper, but he finds it is a paramilitary encampment.

star 8.14
7 votes
Directors: Russ Mayberry
Writers: Howard Berk

#9 - Charlie

Season 1 - Episode 19

Colt and the gang are in Las Vegas to attend a stuntman convention, where Colt meets up with old friend Charlie, a female stuntman whose brother is being hunted down by some heavies after becoming mixed up in a fraudulent scheme.

star 8.11
9 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: David Braff
Inside, Outside

#10 - Inside, Outside

Season 3 - Episode 8

Colt refuses a bribe, so Terri is kidnapped to pressure him not to testify.

star 8.10
10 votes
Writers: Lou Shaw, Mick Halperin
The Japanese Connection

#11 - The Japanese Connection

Season 1 - Episode 7

Pursuing the Rio Brothers, two small time crooks, to Hawaii, Colt and Howie find that the pair have trod on the toes of a dangerous Japanese syndicate.

star 8.00
21 votes
Directors: Jack Arnold
Writers: Janis Hendler
The Rich Get Richer

#12 - The Rich Get Richer

Season 1 - Episode 3

The bounty keeps them on the run as he tries many places to sell the bonds he stole. Kay Faulkner is a recurring character as the insurance agent trying to recover the bonds.

star 8.00
36 votes
Directors: Sidney Hayers
Writers: Nick Thiel, David Braff
Death Boat

#13 - Death Boat

Season 2 - Episode 14

When a jewel thief has plastic surgery and takes a cruise to recover, Colt and insurance investigator Kay Faulkner join the cruise along with Howie and Jody, who pretend to be an invalid and his nurse. Now if only they could identify the thief.

star 8.00
7 votes
Directors: Paul Stanley
Writers: Lou Shaw
October the 31st

#14 - October the 31st

Season 4 - Episode 7

Elvira and company are offered a night in a haunted house.

star 8.00
3 votes
Directors: Alan Grosland
Writers: Lou Shaw, Sam Egan
The Fall Guy

#15 - The Fall Guy

Season 1 - Episode 1

Big Jack sends Colt, with Howie, to find a driver who was responsible for a hit-and-run that hospitalized a young child, and who has since jumped bail. Arriving in a small backwater town, Colt discovers that the man is actually a crooked sheriff, and finds himself up against the entire town's police force.

star 7.95
95 votes
Directors: Russ Mayberry
Writers: Glen A. Larson
That's Right, We're Bad

#16 - That's Right, We're Bad

Season 1 - Episode 4

Danny was framed by 'Animal' for an armored car robbery. If he goes to jail, 'Animal' will kill him. Colt and Howie go undercover in prison to protect him and it all goes awry.

star 7.94
36 votes
Writers: Mark Jones
Eight Ball

#17 - Eight Ball

Season 2 - Episode 15

Howie and Jody are concerned that Colt is acting very secretive. Little do they realize that he's helping a former pool champ, now a recovering alcoholic, practice for a big comeback game. But mobsters who have money on their own.

star 7.86
7 votes
Writers: Lou Shaw
Ready, Aim, Die

#18 - Ready, Aim, Die

Season 1 - Episode 14

A man says he must find his brother, a gambler with a big debt to a bookie who's sworn to make an example of him, before a hit-man does.

star 7.85
13 votes
Directors: Peter Crane
Writers: Mark Jones
License to Kill (2)

#19 - License to Kill (2)

Season 1 - Episode 10

Colt and company go to Hawaii to catch a man who turns out to be trying to stop an assassination. Things get mixed up and Colt becomes a target.

star 7.82
17 votes
Guess Who's Coming to Town?

#20 - Guess Who's Coming to Town?

Season 1 - Episode 17

With Colt injured and laid up from a stunt accident, he reluctantly agrees to let Howie and Jody take the case of bringing in a criminal from a small rural town. The case is made more difficult by the fact that the wanted man is related to a local bigwig.

star 7.82
11 votes
Directors: Gil Bettman
Writers: Glen A. Larson
A Piece of Cake

#21 - A Piece of Cake

Season 2 - Episode 7

Terri sends Colt to New York City to bring in a bail jumper, only for Colt to find himself stepping into the middle of an FBI stakeout to try and nail a syndicate member -- via any means necessary!

star 7.82
11 votes
Directors: Bruce Bilson
Writers: Burton Armus
Pleasure Isle

#22 - Pleasure Isle

Season 3 - Episode 3

Ivy bides her time and then uses the computer to abstract Vessman's assets. He kidnaps her and attempts to get the code numbers from her to regain his assets. Colt to the rescue.

star 7.82
11 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: Deborah Davis
The Adventures of Ozzie and Harold

#23 - The Adventures of Ozzie and Harold

Season 1 - Episode 12

Harold had a run-in with his brother and now faces life as Ozzie, a homeless man. He witnesses a murder and becomes a target.

star 7.81
21 votes
Directors: Ron Satlof
Writers: Nick Thiel
Colt's Outlaws (1)

#24 - Colt's Outlaws (1)

Season 2 - Episode 3

While shooting on location, Colt and his mentor Dan Wild go drinking and when they come out of the bar, the sheriff arrests Wild for being drunk. The next day, Colt learns that while in custody, Wild shot someone. Colt returns to L.A. and learns that the mayor of the town is crooked. He also finds out that the governor is trying to build a case against the mayor, but so far the only person willing to testify against him was the man Wild killed. Obviously Wild was set up. Colt then comes up with a plan. He organizes some of the stunt men who are Wild's friends, and they pose as bikers and go down to the town and tear it up.

star 7.79
14 votes
Directors: Paul Stanley
Writers: Larry Brody
The Meek Shall Inherit Rhonda

#25 - The Meek Shall Inherit Rhonda

Season 1 - Episode 2

Milton Bach is a computer hacker who ripped off the bank and ran. His wife, Rhonda, and friend Jerry stole the money and went to Mexico. He wants her back.

star 7.78
48 votes
Directors: Sidney Hayers
Writers: Glen A. Larson