The Event: Season 1


# Air Date Title

Sneak Peek

A pre-season sneek peak by NBC for the upcoming new series, “The Event”.

1 Sep 20

I Haven't Told You Everything

After his girlfriend mysteriously disappears from a cruise, Sean Walker discovers a conspiracy of global proportions.

2 Sep 27

To Keep Us Safe

The president’s staff grapples with a new reality; the conspiracy engulfs an FBI agent and a mercenary with questionable ties; a shadowy figure…

3 Oct 04

Protect Them from the Truth

The administration unveils a tough new strategy to force Sophia to reveal the detainees’ plan; Vicky and Carter possess a crucial hostage.

4 Oct 11

A Matter of Life and Death

The White House grapples with a mysterious biological threat. Their only hope is to crack Sophia during interrogation. Meanwhile, Vicky and Carter keep their hostage captive wh…

5 Oct 18

Casualties of War

The CDC tries to identify the contagion and treat those infected as the biological threat intensifies; Simon asks Sophia to betray Thomas.

6 Oct 25


Sean encounters a mysterious conspiracy theorist while looking for answers in Leila’s home; Simon’s allegiances are tested.

7 Nov 08

I Know Who You Are

President Martinez orders Director of National Intelligence, Blake Sterling, to root out the mole from their staff, which causes Sterling to question his judgment of people clo…

8 Nov 15

For the Good of Our Country

President Martinez, furious about recent security failures, demands answers from Director of National Intelligence, Blake Sterling. When he doesn’t receive the progress t…

9 Nov 22

Your World to Take

President Martinez reacts to the knowledge of who betrayed him within his administration. Meanwhile, after revealing her plan for the Sleepers’ future, Sophia learns of d…

10 Nov 29

Everything Will Change

Sophia’s suspicions are confirmed when Thomas reveals a shocking new plan. Leila and Sean battle mercenaries while searching for Samantha.

11 Feb 28

The Event: Recap Show

Two hour long broadcast: One hour recap and one hour new episode.

11 Mar 07

And Then There Were More

Martinez and his Chief of Staff order their intelligence departments to determine the nature of Thomas’ message and who it was sent to. Meanwhile, Thomas launches a surpr…

12 Mar 07


Meanwhile, newly appointed Alaskan Senator Catherine Lewis threatens to divulge information about the Mt. Inostranka detention facility on an episode of “13

Mar 14


President Martinez gets tougher with dealing with the cleanup of Thomas’s breakout of 51 Inostranka detainees. Michael drops Lelia and Samantha off with a fellow alien fa…

14 Mar 21

A Message Back

Thomas summons Sophia, Diane Geller, and the other Sleepers to reveal the contents of the game-changing message he received. With newfound intensity, President Martinez confron…

15 Mar 28

Face Off

Negotiations for the release of the Sleepers begin after Sophia triggers a national disaster; Sean and Vicky continue their mission.

16 Apr 04

You Bury Other Things Too

The Sleepers mourn their losses after negotiations are derailed; Sterling tries to test Simon’s loyalties; President Martinez asks Sen. Lewis to find any remaining moles…

17 Apr 18

Cut Off the Head

Vice President Jarvis vocalizes his lack of faith in President Martinez’s leadership and agrees to meet with an adversary. Senator Catherine Lewis reports the findings of…

18 Apr 25


The White House is rocked by the sudden illness of one of their own, leaving Chief of Staff Peel and Sterling to investigate possible conspirators. Michael Buchanan comes to th…

19 May 02

Us or Them

The White House grapples with the unfolding tragedy as Sterling continues the investigation into his primary suspect. Sophia manipulates the traitor inside the White House, con…

20 May 09

One Will Live, One Will Die

With doubt still surrounding the tragedy at the White House, Sterling encounters an unlikely ally in Simon, who risks his life to return with a possible antidote. Against the w…

21 May 16

The Beginning of the End

President Martinez makes a triumphant albeit shaky return to the White House, determined to punish the traitors who conspired against him. Sophia forges ahead with her plan, wh…

22 May 23


The White House is gripped by a power struggle of historic proportions, pitting Martinez and Chief of Staff Pee against Jarvis and his secret ally, Sophia. Elsewhere, Sean, Vic…

About The Event

The Event is an emotional, high-octane conspiracy thriller that follows Sean Walker, an everyman who investigates the mysterious disappearance of his would-be fiancée Leila, and unwittingly begins to expose the biggest cover-up in U.S. history.