The Bridge: Season 1


# Air Date Title
1 Mar 05

Red Door (1)

When beat cop Frank Leo becomes fed up with the corrupt police brass, he leads a walkout strike and makes himself a target as a renegade union rep.

2 Mar 05

Paint It Black (2)

Frank is willing to face the brass and account for himself, but he discovers that his father has been made a target as well.

3 Mar 12

The Fat Lady Sings the Blues

“Play by the book” rules are set aside when Frank looks into the death of a retired narcotics officer.

4 Mar 19

The Unguarded Moment

A hostage situation during a restaurant robbery gone bad turns Frank into a negotiator.

5 Mar 26

Vexation of Spirit

A shooting outside a gym requires Frank to investigate two fellow police officers.

6 Apr 02

Damned If You Do

A couple of cops face the consequences of their decision to transport an injured child to the hospital, rather than wait for an ambulance.

7 Apr 09

God Bless the Child

Frank works to convince the brass to devote equal resources to resolve kidnappings on opposite sides of the Bridge district – one in a wealthy neighborhood, the other in…

8 Apr 16

Brown Sugar

An undercover officer is murdered and Frank decides to investigate, but he has to do so without revealing the cop’s identity.

9 Apr 30

Painted Ladies

Frank investigates a call girl service operated by a cop.

10 May 07

Never Let Me Down Again

When one cop leaves his partner to fend for himself during a pursuit, Frank gets involved.

11 May 14

The Blame Game

An officer is killed in a roadside attack.

12 May 21

Voices Carry

An undercover weapons deal goes awry.

13 May 28

Chain of Fools

Frank and the other close members of his team are brutally attacked in a burst of seemingly random acts of violence.

About The Bridge

“The Bridge” is a police district which a includes a wealthy, upscale suburb and a lower-class, crime-plagued neighborhood, with the two separated by a highway bridge. Frank Leo, the newly elected police union head with an angry attitude and no patience for the corruption that permeates the force, does whatever is called for to protect the beat cops in Bridge District from the brass as they do a difficult an underappreciated job.