The WORST Episodes of The Fall Guy

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Dec 3, 2021

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.

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TKO

#1 - TKO

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 2, 1983

Colt tries to protect a fight manager from the mob.

star 5.65
40 votes
Directors: Don McDougall
Writers: David Braff
No Rms Ocean Vu

#2 - No Rms Ocean Vu

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Jan 4, 1986

Colt is stranded on a desert isle with a spoiled socialite, who has a perfume company, after their plane is shot down by robbers. Prologue is filming a perfume commercial.

star 6.00
1 votes
Writers: Carol Saraceno
Happy Trails

#3 - Happy Trails

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Jan 12, 1983

Colt is filming stunts for a new Roy Rogers film. Howie finds himself accused of theft when he buys a car to be used for filming, not realizing it's stolen. Colt tries to uncover the con-men's auto-theft racket.

star 6.14
7 votes
Writers: Lou Shaw
Undersea Odyssey

#4 - Undersea Odyssey

Season 3 - Episode 21 - Aired Mar 21, 1984

An insurance investigator trying to retrieve sunken gold deals with both Colt and his bail-jumping quarry.

star 6.50
6 votes
Writers: Barry & Stuart Jacobs
Dead Bounty

#5 - Dead Bounty

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 14, 1984

Colt has to leave his prisoner in the care of the local sheriff and finds that, during the night, his prisoner has been severely beaten and is in a coma. The sheriff accuses Colt of brutality and Colt becomes a fugitive.

star 6.50
2 votes
Writers: Keith Walker
Spring Break

#6 - Spring Break

Season 4 - Episode 20 - Aired Feb 20, 1985

Colt is in Florida on the trail of a computer hacker, who inadvertently copied the secret account kept by his professor in the same file as his next exam questions.

star 6.50
2 votes
Directors: Ted Lange
Writers: Aubrey Solomon, Steve Greenberg
Femme Fatale

#7 - Femme Fatale

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Oct 10, 1985

Howie goes undercover as a female impersonator, Denise, when the skip is a material witness in hiding.

star 6.50
4 votes
Directors: Alan Crosland
Writers: Sam Egan
The Lucky Stiff

#8 - The Lucky Stiff

Season 5 - Episode 14 - Aired Feb 7, 1986

Jerry has lost his money, house and wife, so he puts out a contract on himself -- then wins the lottery.

star 6.50
2 votes
Writers: Bruce Kalish, David Garber, Thomas G. Edwards
Bite of the Wasp

#9 - Bite of the Wasp

Season 3 - Episode 15 - Aired Jan 18, 1984

They set up a sting to catch a politician who is extorting money from a movie producer.

star 6.57
7 votes
Directors: Don Medford
Writers: Lou Shaw
The Huntress

#10 - The Huntress

Season 3 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 11, 1984

Colt searches for a hit woman who likes expensive art.

star 6.60
5 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: Deborah Davis, Ron Friedman
Always Say Always

#11 - Always Say Always

Season 3 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 22, 1984

Actresses interrupt work on a James-Bond-style film to help Colt catch smugglers in Hong Kong and return a Ming vase.

star 6.60
5 votes
Writers: Lou Shaw, Michael Halperin
Prisoner

#12 - Prisoner

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 10, 1984

Jody is arrested in a small town and sent to the prison farm where female inmates are destined to be sold into white slavery.

star 6.67
3 votes
Writers: Sam Egan
Terror U.

#13 - Terror U.

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired Oct 17, 1984

Colt hides in a frat house from hit men, after he picks up his latest bounty, who was turning state's evidence in a money laundering case.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Alan Crosland
Writers: Bruce Kalish, David Garber
Sandcastles

#14 - Sandcastles

Season 4 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 7, 1984

Colt and Howie pursue a murder suspect to Hawaii, only to discover that Jody has fallen in love with him and let him escape.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: Andrew Schneider
High Orbit

#15 - High Orbit

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired Feb 6, 1985

Thieves change the stunt to cover the theft of a chip from a space shuttle.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: Barry & Stuart Jacobs
A Fistful of Lire

#16 - A Fistful of Lire

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Oct 17, 1985

Colt has to protect an Italian village.

star 6.67
3 votes
Writers: Andrew Schneider
The Life of Riley

#17 - The Life of Riley

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 30, 1985

When Colt catches a young man wanted in Los Angeles, he stumbles into a kidnapping-for-adoption ring in Sacramento. Simon begs Colt to wait one more day while he checks out his last lead -- a VW that matches the one used in the kidnapping.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Larry Elikann
Writers: Bruce Kalish, David Garber
Trial by Fire

#18 - Trial by Fire

Season 5 - Episode 12 - Aired Jan 24, 1986

An old army buddy begs Colt to rescue one of the group that was betrayed years ago in Vietnam. He insists a recent photo shows the man as a POW even though everyone believes he is dead.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Daniel Haller
Writers: Doug Heyes Jr.
In His Shadow

#19 - In His Shadow

Season 5 - Episode 13 - Aired Jan 31, 1986

A young man arrives who might be Colt's son.

star 6.67
3 votes
The Last Chance Platoon

#20 - The Last Chance Platoon

Season 5 - Episode 16 - Aired Feb 28, 1986

Colt becomes the drill instructor for a platoon of misfits.

star 6.67
3 votes
Writers: Andrew Schneider, Sam Egan
Two on a Skip

#21 - Two on a Skip

Season 5 - Episode 18 - Aired Mar 21, 1986

Trench sends Colt after another bounty hunter who he thinks is taking too long and spending too much.

star 6.67
3 votes
Writers: Bruce Kalish, Doug Heyes Jr.
The Lady in Green

#22 - The Lady in Green

Season 5 - Episode 19 - Aired Mar 28, 1986

An old actor who, in his earlier days, played "Silver Blade" (a Zorro-type crime fighter), witnesses a murder and wants to go after the killer.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Bruce Bilson
Writers: Bill Craft
War on Wheels

#23 - War on Wheels

Season 5 - Episode 21 - Aired Apr 11, 1986

A town was bought to become a reservoir, but one resident refuses to leave. His granddaughter wants to put him in a rest home. Howie has a remote 'out-of-control' tank. A gang of bikers have them all trapped in the town.

star 6.67
3 votes
Directors: Chuck Tately
Writers: Daniel Haller, Doug Heyes Jr.
The Chameleon

#24 - The Chameleon

Season 2 - Episode 21 - Aired Apr 6, 1983

A man who was a master of disguise takes part in a staged accident to cover the robbery of an armored car.

star 6.73
11 votes
Writers: Aubrey Solomon, Lou Shaw, Steve Greenberg
Her Bodyguard

#25 - Her Bodyguard

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired Jan 9, 1985

Colt is assigned to be the bodyguard for a woman who is the target of a hitman.

star 6.75
4 votes
Directors: Don McDougall
Writers: Andrew Schneider, Sam Egan