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Ransom

Ransom

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  • Premiered: 
    January 1, 2017
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  • Network: CBS
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Drama
  • Type: Live Action
  • Concept: 
    Inspired by the real life of Laurent Combalbert & Marwan Mery 
  • Subject Matter: Crime
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Plot Synopsis

Inspired by the real-life professional experiences of world-renowned crisis negotiator Laurent Combalbert and his partner Marwan Mery, RANSOM is a one-hour drama series that follows Eric Beaumont and his team, who are brought in to save lives when no one else can. Eric understands criminals better than they do and he uses his insight into human behavior to resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases. Despite the stakes, he 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. His team consists of psych-profiler Oliver Yates, ex-cop Zara Hallam, and aspiring investigator Maxine Carlson. Maxine, the newest member, is eager to prove herself but a dangerous secret from her past may pose a threat that even the great Eric Beaumont is unable to resolve. RANSOM premiered on Sunday, January 1, 2017 at 8:30pm ET/8pm PT, moving to its regular timeslot -- Saturdays at 8pm -- the following week on January 7.
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Tonight (Saturday, February, 4, 2017) at 8pm ET/PT, CBS premieres "The Enemy Within," a new episode of episode of RANSOM. Eric is brought in by his ex-boss, Freddie Woods (guest star Michael Ironside), from the FBI to negotiate with Charlotte Walker (guest star Jessica Parker Kennedy), an extremist from a racist group threatening to set off bombs all over New York City.

Cast

Production & Distribution

  • Produced by eOne Entertainment
  • Produced by Wildcats Productions
  • Produced by Sienna Films