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This is a list of episodes for Leverage, a U.S. television drama series on TNT that premiered in December 2008.[1] The series is produced by director/executive producer Dean Devlin's production company Electric Television. Leverage follows a five-person team made up of Alec Hardison, Eliot Spencer, Sophie Devereaux, Parker, and former insurance investigator Nate Ford, who use their skills to right corporate and governmental injustices inflicted on common citizens.

As of August 19, 2012, a total of 67 episodes of Leverage have been aired over four seasons. Season three premiered on June 20, 2010 with two back-to-back episodes, and consists of 16 episodes.[2] Thirteen episodes ran during the summer, and the remaining three episodes of season three ran in December.[3] The show's fourth season[4] began on June 26, 2011. The fifth season of Leverage premiered July 15, 2012 and has been scheduled for 15 episodes.


Series overview

SeasonEpisodesOriginally airedDVD release date
Season premiereSeason finaleRegion 1Region 2Region 4
113December 7, 2008 (2008-12-07)February 24, 2009 (2009-02-24)June 14, 2009 (2009-06-14)[5]September 6, 2010 (2010-09-06)August 10, 2009 (2009-08-10)[6]
215July 15, 2009 (2009-07-15)February 17, 2010 (2010-02-17)May 25, 2010 (2010-05-25)[7]January 31, 2011 (2011-01-31)March 7, 2011 (2011-03-07)[8]
316June 20, 2010 (2010-06-20)December 19, 2010 (2010-12-19)June 7, 2011 (2011-06-07)[9]May 28, 2012 (2012-05-28)[10]December 9, 2011 (2011-12-09)[11]
418June 26, 2011 (2011-06-26)January 15, 2012 (2012-01-15)July 17, 2012 (2012-07-17)[12]N/AJune 18, 2012 (2012-06-18)
515[13]July 15, 2012 (2012-07-15)[14]N/AN/AN/AN/A

Episode list

Season 1 (2008–2009)

TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(in millions)
11"The Nigerian Job"[Note 1]Dean DevlinJohn Rogers & Chris DowneyDecember 7, 2008 (2008-12-07)4.99[15]
Approached by Victor Dubenich, former insurance investigator Nathan Ford is recruited to watch over a team of thieves as they steal Dubenich's research back from the company that took it, in the process slamming the insurance company that let Ford's son die. However, all is not as it seems and the team is betrayed. In response, they go for revenge—and a substantial payback. 
22"The Homecoming Job"Dean DevlinJohn RogersDecember 9, 2008 (2008-12-09)3.11[16]
Under the name "Leverage Consulting & Associates," the team reunites for "one more job" in order to get justice for wounded veteran Cpl. Perry, shot by a government contractor in Iraq. The game changes, however, when the team realizes that Perry wasn't shot by accident, but to keep him from talking about something. 
33"The Two-Horse Job"Craig R. BaxleyMelissa Glenn & Jessica RiederDecember 16, 2008 (2008-12-16)2.98[17]
A high-rolling Wall Street broker burns down his own stable to kill off his underperforming racehorses. The Leverage team goes to Kentucky to help the heartbroken horse trainer who has lost everything. Their scheme almost gets derailed by the appearance of Jim Sterling, Nate's former co-worker and long-time nemesis, who attempts to ruin the entire plan. 
44"The Miracle Job"Arvin BrownChristine BoylanDecember 23, 2008 (2008-12-23)2.66[citation needed]
A Catholic priest who is an old friend of Nate's is attacked before he can lobby the city of Los Angeles to save his church. The Leverage team stages a miracle to help, but attracts too much attention to their mission. 
55"The Bank Shot Job"Dean DevlinAmy BergDecember 30, 2008 (2008-12-30)3.77[18]
Sophie and Nate are taken hostage after being caught in the middle of a bank robbery, along with the Leverage team's latest target: a corrupt county court judge. Parker, Hardison and Eliot race to save them. 
66"The Stork Job"Marc RoskinAlbert KimJanuary 6, 2009 (2009-01-06)2.85[19]
The Leverage team goes after a Serbian adoption agency that's scamming money from desperate American couples looking to adopt needy war orphans. The job hits close to home for Parker, who also was an orphan, and Hardison, a former foster child. 
77"The Wedding Job"Jonathan FrakesChris DowneyJanuary 13, 2009 (2009-01-13)2.66[20]
To retrieve the money promised to the family of an innocent man who took the fall for a Mafia boss, the Leverage team poses as wedding planners for the don's only daughter on her big day. Eliot, playing the chef, has a run-in with an old enemy: The Butcher of Kiev. 
88"The Mile High Job"Rob MinkoffAmy BergJanuary 20, 2009 (2009-01-20)2.83[21]
A couple comes to Leverage headquarters and tells the team about their daughter who was killed by a company's toxic fertilizer. When the team (minus Hardison) boards a plane to recover the "assets" which could prove that the company was culpable for the girl's death, they discover that the "assets" are company employees, and the plane has been sabotaged. It's up to Hardison to save the day. 
99"The Snow Job"Tony BillAlbert KimJanuary 27, 2009 (2009-01-27)2.81[22]
Nate has an emotional connection to the case of a National Guardsman whose home was foreclosed by a crooked contractor. He jeopardizes the team by hitting the bottle again, then jeopardizes the job by deciding to go for a bigger scam with an even bigger payout. 
1010"The 12-Step Job"Rod HardyAmy Berg & Chris DowneyFebruary 3, 2009 (2009-02-03)2.79[23]
The team goes after an unscrupulous financial director who stole from charity. After forcing him into rehab for his many addictions, the mission changes when Nate learns their mark is in fact robbing the rich (and criminal) and giving to the poor. 
1111"The Juror #6 Job"Jonathan FrakesRebecca KirschFebruary 10, 2009 (2009-02-10)3.21[24]
One of Parker's aliases gets called in for jury duty, and Nate forces her to go in order to learn to work better with others. While there Parker finds that various people involved in the case are being paid off, including the plaintiff's lawyer. The team then sets out to "steal" the verdict. 
1212"The First David Job"Dean DevlinJohn RogersFebruary 17, 2009 (2009-02-17)2.91[25]
The team decides to target Ian Blackpoole, the CEO of the insurance company that let Nate's son die, by stealing and then selling him his own maquette of Michelangelo's David. However, complications arise when Nate's ex-wife shows up and even more so when Sterling returns. 
1313"The Second David Job"Dean DevlinChris Downey & John RogersFebruary 24, 2009 (2009-02-24)3.32[26]
To take down his former boss Ian Blackpoole, Nate must get his fractured team to work together again. However, with Blackpoole and Sterling knowing their faces, the team is going to need someone on the inside: Nate's ex-wife Maggie. 
  1. ^ This episode was initially broadcast as a 55 minute commercial-free presentation. Subsequent broadcasts were shown with commercials.

Season 2 (2009–2010)

TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(in millions)
141"The Beantown Bailout Job"Dean DevlinJohn RogersJuly 15, 2009 (2009-07-15)3.89[27]
Six months after exacting revenge on his former company, a newly sober Nate's attempt to resume a normal life is derailed when he helps a car crash victim who was about to expose a major bank fraud. The team have returned to their old ways, but aren't anywhere near as satisfied as they were before, and they reunite to take down the banker and the Irish mob. 
152"The Tap-Out Job"Marc RoskinAlbert KimJuly 22, 2009 (2009-07-22)3.05[citation needed]
The Leverage team travels to Nebraska to scam a crooked mixed martial arts promoter into signing away his money and his fight league. But when their mark gets wise, Eliot has to step into the ring. 
163"The Order 23 Job"Rod HardyChris DowneyJuly 29, 2009 (2009-07-29)3.68[28]
To get a convicted felon to reveal the location of his stolen money, the Leverage team steals the hospital he's confined to and stages a disease outbreak. Meanwhile, Eliot gets distracted when posing as a guard, he sees a young boy being treated and comes to suspect that the boy's father is responsible for the mysterious injuries which means that the youngster is being abused. 
174"The Fairy Godparents Job"Jonathan FrakesAmy BergAugust 5, 2009 (2009-08-05)3.69[29]
The team attempts to rip off an unscrupulous investment banker by stealing his lovable loser stepson's school, and Sophie & Eliot pose as the boy's "fairy godparents"; Parker and Hardison run into two old FBI friends in the process. 
185"The Three Days of the Hunter Job"Marc RoskinMelissa Glenn & Jessica RiederAugust 12, 2009 (2009-08-12)3.16[30]
Sophie and Nate switch places as the team cons a tabloid newscaster with a fake story about a government cover-up, but when their target starts believing the story, major problems arise. 
196"The Top Hat Job"Peter O'FallonM. Scott Veach & Christine BoylanAugust 19, 2009 (2009-08-19)3.43[31]
The team infiltrates a company selling tainted food by posing as magicians. 
207"The Two Live Crew Job"Dean DevlinAmy Berg & John RogersAugust 26, 2009 (2009-08-26)3.73[32]
It's thief vs. thief as the Leverage team goes up against another crew—run by an old "friend" of Sophie's—to retrieve a stolen painting. Sophie's continuing identity crisis leads her to make a big decision. 
218"The Ice Man Job"Jeremiah ChechikChristine BoylanSeptember 2, 2009 (2009-09-02)3.58[33]
Hardison goes undercover as the team—minus Sophie (sort of)—takes on a diamond merchant. 
229"The Lost Heir Job"Peter WintherChris DowneySeptember 9, 2009 (2009-09-09)3.37[34]
The Leverage team targets a shady lawyer looking to usurp his dying client's estate. In an attempt to retrieve the money from the estate which was promised to a charity, Parker plays the client's long-lost daughter and claims to be his heir. With Sophie still in London, the team works with an uptight lawyer as a chaperone, but they soon find out that there's more to her than meets the eye. 
2310"The Runway Job"Mark RoskinAlbert KimJanuary 13, 2010 (2010-01-13)3.69[35]
The team enters the fashion industry to con a sweatshop owning couple while they cope with their newest member. Things get very complicated when they learn that their marks are in bed with the Triads
2411"The Bottle Job"Jonathan FrakesChristine BoylanJanuary 20, 2010 (2010-01-20)3.00[36]
When a loan shark tries to take over McRory's Pub, the Leverage team resorts to the classic "wire" con, with a little over an hour to pull it off. However, Nate is put on the spot to confront his problem with the bottle. 
2512"The Zanzibar Marketplace Job"Jeremiah ChechikMelissa Glenn & Jessica RiederJanuary 27, 2010 (2010-01-27)3.02[37]
Nate's ex-wife Maggie is framed for a jewel theft in Kiev, and the team must work with an old adversary to save her. 
2613"The Future Job"Mark RoskinAmy Berg & Chris DowneyFebruary 3, 2010 (2010-02-03)2.91[38]
The team goes after a ruthless grifter posing as a psychic, but come across a problem when an ex-con kidnaps him to divine the location of some stolen goods. 
2714"The Three Strikes Job"Dean DevlinJohn RogersFebruary 10, 2010 (2010-02-10)2.8[39]
Lt. Patrick Bonanno of the Massachusetts State Police is shot while trying to take down a corrupt mayor, and the team steps in to finish what he started. But when their mark's true motives are revealed, finishing the con gets just a little harder. 
2815"The Maltese Falcon Job"Dean DevlinJohn RogersFebruary 17, 2010 (2010-02-17)2.8[40]
With Sterling, the FBI, and anyone else carrying a badge in pursuit, the Leverage team hides in plain sight to complete a daring con of the mayor and his gunrunning partner. 

Season 3 (2010)

TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(in millions)
291"The Jailhouse Job"Dean DevlinJohn RogersJune 20, 2010 (2010-06-20)3.11[41]
While Nate is in a supermax prison, he must work with the team to escape in order to unmask the prison's corrupt warden and to save an inmate. Working behind the scenes is a mysterious Italian woman who blackmails the crew into taking down Damien Moreau, a rich, powerful and untouchable crime lord. If the team doesn't take out Moreau in six months, Nate will be imprisoned in Italy, and the team will be killed. 
302"The Reunion Job"Jonathan FrakesMichael Colton & John AboudJune 20, 2010 (2010-06-20)2.95[41]
The team goes undercover during a high school reunion they hijacked to get a critical password from a powerful software executive named Larry Duberman. 
313"The Inside Job"John RogersGeoffrey ThorneJune 27, 2010 (2010-06-27)3.45[42]
While working a theft on behalf of her father figure and mentor Archie Leach, Parker becomes trapped somewhere in a forty-story building with a state-of-the-art security system, and the team must scam their way in to save her. 
324"The Scheherazade Job"Peter WintherChris DowneyJune 27, 2010 (2010-06-27)3.24[42]
Hardison takes up the violin and joins the symphony as part of the team's plan to rob the vault of a corrupt African government official. He learns the hard way what it takes to be a leader after expressing his interest in running his own crew one day to Nate. 
335"The Double-Blind Job"Marc RoskinMelissa Glenn & Jessica RiederJuly 11, 2010 (2010-07-11)2.89[43]
Running a double blind-like scam, the team enters the pharmaceutical business to take down a corrupt CEO and stop his plan to release a fatal prescription pain reliever. Meanwhile, Parker gets jealous when Hardison spends more time with the client and finds it hard to express how she feels for him. 
346"The Studio Job"Jonathan FrakesM. Scott VeachJuly 18, 2010 (2010-07-18)3.91[44]
To con a crooked record label executive, the Leverage crew infiltrates the country music industry—and inadvertently turns Eliot into a genuine star. 
357"The Gone-Fishin' Job"John HarrisonRebecca KirschJuly 25, 2010 (2010-07-25)3.91[45]
The team works to take down a con-man using his collection agency posing as the IRS to fund a private revolution. But when his militia takes Eliot and Hardison captive, without the others knowing about it, Sophie, Parker and Nate are left on their own to complete the con. 
368"The Boost Job"Marc RoskinAlbert KimAugust 1, 2010 (2010-08-01)3.49[46]
The team goes up against a used car salesman whose dealership is stocked with stolen vehicles from a local chop shop. 
379"The Three-Card Monte Job"Dean DevlinChristine BoylanAugust 8, 2010 (2010-08-08)3.21[47]
Nate leads the team into battle against his father, the great Jimmy Ford, who's running a scheme involving bank robberies and the Russian and Irish mobs. 
3810"The Underground Job"Marc RoskinMelissa Glenn & Jessica RiederAugust 15, 2010 (2010-08-15)3.12[48]
The team takes on a corrupt coal mine owner working with a dirty politician. 
3911"The Rashomon Job"Arvin BrownJohn RogersAugust 22, 2010 (2010-08-22)3.37[49]
While discussing the solo crimes they committed as independent thieves, the team members each reminisce about a particular night five years earlier, when it turns out they each unwittingly tried to steal the same artifact at the same time. 
4012"The King George Job"Millicent SheltonChristine BoylanAugust 29, 2010 (2010-08-29)2.89[50]
The team heads to London after they discover that an antiquities trafficker who works for Damien Moreau is using refugee children to smuggle artifacts; Sophie confronts the consequences of her past. 
4113"The Morning After Job"Jonathan FrakesChris DowneySeptember 5, 2010 (2010-09-05)3.74[51]
Leverage must get a former star hockey player turned crooked investor to give up his knowledge of Damien Moreau's financial dealings before he fulfills an immunity agreement by testifying before a grand jury the next day. 
4214"The Ho Ho Ho Job"Marc RoskinMichael Colton & John AboudDecember 12, 2010 (2010-12-12)2.10[52]
The team is hired by a former mall Santa to investigate the mall's owner. In the process, they discover that he is working with an old adversary to rob the Federal Depository. 
4315"The Big Bang Job"Marc RoskinChris Downey & Geoffrey ThorneDecember 19, 2010 (2010-12-19)4.00[53]
When The Italian tells the team that Damien Moreau is on his way to Washington, they must form a plan to prevent Moreau from selling a bomb at an auction. Eliot reveals to the team that he once worked for Moreau. As the job gets personal and more dangerous, it forces him to unleash his darker side. 
4416"The San Lorenzo Job"Marc RoskinJohn Rogers & M. Scott VeachDecember 19, 2010 (2010-12-19)4.20[53]
After Moreau escapes to San Lorenzo, the Leverage team follows him and must pose as election consultants for an honest and hard working politician in order to overthrow the current president of the country, who bought the presidency with the help of Moreau, and take down Moreau once and for all. 

Season 4 (2011–2012)

TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(in millions)
451"The Long Way Down Job"Dean DevlinJoe Hortua & John RogersJune 26, 2011 (2011-06-26)3.42[54]
The fate of a missing climber on an Alaskan mountain is the key to taking down a corrupt financier. When the team returns to Boston, they make a shocking discovery: their office is bugged, and someone is watching them. 
462"The Ten Li'l Grifters Job"Arvin BrownGeoffrey ThorneJuly 3, 2011 (2011-07-03)2.46[55]
A visit to a mark's isolated mansion leads to Nate becoming the prime suspect in a classic whodunit mystery. 
473"The 15 Minutes Job"Marc RoskinJosh SchaerJuly 10, 2011 (2011-07-10)3.24[56]
Nate plans to turn a shadowy political consultant into a celebrity—but can Nate himself resist the lure of the limelight? 
484"The Van Gogh Job"John RogersChris DowneyJuly 17, 2011 (2011-07-17)4.06[57]
The team pursues a lost Van Gogh masterpiece, and reenacts a star-crossed love affair between the only two people who know its whereabouts. 
495"The Hot Potato Job"John HarrisonJenn KaoJuly 24, 2011 (2011-07-24)3.25[58]
Sophie leads a quickly improvised con to retrieve a stolen genetically engineered potato from a highly secure agribusiness headquarters. 
506"The Carnival Job"Frank OzM. Scott Veach & Paul GuyotJuly 31, 2011 (2011-07-31)3.38[59]
The team attempts to steal a revolutionary new computer chip from a family household, but in the middle of their efforts, the child of the target's family is kidnapped during a chaotic carnival. Elliot must face an old adversary named Roper to get the child back. 
517"The Grave Danger Job"John HarrisonRebecca KirschAugust 14, 2011 (2011-08-14)3.36[60]
Leverage goes after a grifter who's posing as a funeral home director, embezzling money from her living clients and selling the identities of their dead loved ones to a drug cartel. As Parker's feelings for Hardison become clearer, things take turn for the worst when the team learn that Hardison has been kidnapped and buried alive, and they must race to save him before he runs out of air. 
528"The Boiler Room Job"Arvin BrownPaul GuyotAugust 14, 2011 (2011-08-14)3.29[60]
The team targets a descendant of legendary con men who knows every scam in the book, and Nate decides that since they can't con him, they'll just rob him. Later, Nate learns who's been tracking them: Jack Latimer, a professional investor who's made millions off of companies who have had personnel or practices exposed by Leverage. 
539"The Cross My Heart Job"P. J. PesceStory by: Ben Fast & Scott Wolman
Teleplay by: Jeremy Bernstein
August 21, 2011 (2011-08-21)3.03[61]
A sickly defense contractor steals a heart, which had been donated to an ailing 15-year-old. To prevent the heart from flying out, the team has to steal an airport in less than two hours without any equipment. 
5410"The Queen's Gambit Job"Jonathan FrakesM. Scott Veach & Rebecca KirschAugust 28, 2011 (2011-08-28)3.22[62]
Sterling returns and convinces the Leverage team to steal a nuclear centrifuge calibration weight from a high-tech skyscraper in Dubai during an international chess tournament. 
5511"The Experimental Job"Marc RoskinM. Scott VeachNovember 27, 2011 (2011-11-27)2.10[63]
The Leverage team goes back to college to investigate a program of sinister psychology research. Hardison poses as a cooler, collegiate version of himself, and Eliot goes undercover as a homeless veteran. 
5612"The Office Job"Jonathan FrakesJeremy Bernstein & Josh SchaerDecember 4, 2011 (2011-12-04)1.83[64]
A documentary film project about a small greeting-card company takes a strange turn when the Leverage team arrives, posing as efficiency experts. 
5713"The Girls' Night Out Job"Marc RoskinChris Downey & Jenn KaoDecember 11, 2011 (2011-12-11)1.83[65]
While the boys enjoy a poker night (or so they think), Parker, Sophie, and Tara investigate a mysterious handsome man who is using Parker's friend to get access to an embassy. 
5814"The Boys' Night Out Job"John RogersJohn RogersDecember 18, 2011 (2011-12-18)2.11[66]
While the girls enjoy a night on the town (or so they think), Nate, Hardison, and Eliot must extricate their old acquaintance Hurley (from Season 1's "The 12-Step Job") from his involvement with rival drug gangs. 
5915"The Lonely Hearts Job"Jonathan FrakesKerry GloverDecember 25, 2011 (2011-12-25)1.99[67]
A charity auction in the Hamptons appears to be a front for a "black widow" con, and the team's investigation puts each member's romantic skills to the test. Meanwhile, Latimer and an unknown partner declare war on Leverage. 
6016"The Gold Job"Marc RoskinJoe HortuaJanuary 1, 2012 (2012-01-01)2.26[68]
Taking his first turn as leader of a con, Hardison constructs an elaborate plan to victimize a pair of corrupt gold dealers. 
6117"The Radio Job"Dean DevlinChris Downey & Paul GuyotJanuary 8, 2012 (2012-01-08)2.32[69]
When Jimmy Ford breaks into a patent office on a job set up by Latimer, Nate goes after him followed by the team, and they are besieged by law enforcement. Jimmy is killed in an explosive trap meant for both him and Nate, and the identity of Latimer's partner is revealed: Victor Dubenich, the team's first mark, seeking revenge for his incarceration. 
6218"The Last Dam Job"Dean DevlinJohn RogersJanuary 15, 2012 (2012-01-15)2.55[70]
In the wake of Jimmy Ford's death, the Leverage team must recruit allies for a final confrontation with Latimer and Dubenich. But Nate's own plans for the latter may have far-reaching and fatal consequences for both of them. 

Season 5 (2012)

On August 12, 2011, TNT renewed Leverage for a fifth season of 15 episodes.[13] It premiered on July 15, 2012.

TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
(in millions)
631"The (Very) Big Bird Job"John RogersJohn RogersJuly 15, 2012 (2012-07-15)3.39[71]
The team must exploit a corrupt airline executive's obsession with Howard Hughes and his Spruce Goose, which is now on exhibit in a museum in their new home of Portland. 
642"The Blue Line Job"Marc RoskinM. Scott Veach & Paul GuyotJuly 22, 2012 (2012-07-22)2.63[72]
The "enforcer" of a minor league hockey team may die if he fights again, so the Leverage crew must steal his team. 
653"The First Contact Job"Jonathan FrakesAaron Denius GarciaAugust 5, 2012 (2012-08-05)2.61[73]
An entrepreneur, who has made his fortune by stealing his subordinates' ideas, must be convinced by the team that he has made contact with aliens. 
664"The French Connection Job"Tawnia McKiernanPaul GuyotAugust 12, 2012 (2012-08-12)2.32[74]
The team infiltrate a cooking school whose owner is involved in smuggling; Parker looks for passion in the arts. 
675"The Gimme a K Street Job"Jonathan FrakesJeremy BernsteinAugust 19, 2012 (2012-08-19)2.39[75]
When a cheerleader is injured through corporate negligence, Parker takes over the role of her disgraced coach while the other members of the team attempt to get safety legislation passed in Congress. 
686"The D.B. Cooper Job"Marc RoskinChris DowneyAugust 26, 2012 (2012-08-26)2.62[76]
Agent McSweeten, who still thinks that Parker and Hardison are undercover FBI, asks the team to look into the case that obsesses his dying father: the 1971 plane hijacking by D. B. Cooper
697"The Real Fake Car Job"John HarrisonJosh SchaerSeptember 2, 2012 (2012-09-02)2.35[77]
The team plans to get their client's money back by selling their mark the vintage car of his dreams. But the mark also plans to testify against the Mob, and is closely guarded by a U.S. Marshal. 
708"The Broken Wing Job"John HarrisonM. Scott Veach & Rebecca KirschSeptember 9, 2012 (2012-09-09)2.19[78]
While nursing an injury, Parker comes across the planning of a crime and must recruit a reluctant waitress to aid her in figuring out the plot. Meanwhile the rest of the team is in Japan on another job. 
719"The Rundown Job"Dean DevlinChris Downey & Josh SchaerSeptember 16, 2012 (2012-09-16)2.65[79]
After finishing a job in Washington with Parker and Hardison, Eliot gets a call from an old employer that leads him to deduce that a terror attack is imminent. Only the three of them, with the help of an old Army colleague of Eliot's, can stop it. 
7210"The Frame-Up Job"Marc Roskin[80]Geoffrey Thorne & Jeremy Bernstein[80]September 16, 2012 (2012-09-16)[80]2.45[81]
While the other three team members are in Washington, Sophie sneaks off (soon followed by Nate) to the mansion of a recently deceased art collector, where a mysterious painting by a modern master will be publicly shown for the first time. When the painting turns up missing, Sophie and Nate must help Sterling solve a classic mystery before he pins the crime on them. 


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