Bull/Season Five

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Season Five
Season Premiere November 16, 2020
Season Finale May 17, 2021
Episode Count 16



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Season Five of Bull premiered on November 16, 2020.


# # Title Written By Directed By Airdate Viewers 18-49 Rating
88 1 My Corona Glenn Gordon Caron Gordon Caron November 16, 2020 4.47M 0.4%
Bull and the TAC team struggle to adjust to a virtual court system as they weather the New York City shutdown due to the coronavirus.
89 2 The Great Divide Pamela Wechsler Michael Weatherly November 23, 2020 4.671M 0.5%
The TAC team experiences a conflict of interest in court when Benny represents the plaintiff and Chunk represents the defendant in the same civil suit, where a mother sues a young artist she deems responsible for her daughter's death.
90 3 Prison Break Nichole Millard &
Kathryn Price
Eric Stoltz November 30, 2020 4.895M 0.5%
Bull assists Chunk as he represents a convict from his law school's legal aid clinic, a woman accused of killing a guard while trying to escape during a prison transport. While the prosecution alleges the woman shot the guard as she tried to flee, Chunk argues that she is being falsely accused by a guard who attempted to sexually assault her during the transport.
91 4 The Ex Factor Marissa Matteo &
Glenn Gordon Caron
Dan Lerner December 14, 2020 5.14M 0.4%
TAC braces for an un-jolly Christmas when Bull and Benny represent Marissa and her estranged husband, Greg, in federal court after they're charged with money laundering and fraud connected to Greg's restaurant. As Bull and Benny defend the divorcing couple together so the prosecution can't use them against each other, they search for jurors who will believe Marissa had no knowledge of Greg's business dealings. Also, as Bull and Izzy prepare to baptize Astrid before the Christmas holiday, they reach an impasse regarding what they want from their renewed relationship.
92 5 Fallen Idols Steven Paul Martinez Kevin Berlandi January 4, 2021 5.624M 0.54%
Bull worries he can't convince a jury his religious leader client didn't kill his wife when a major secret the pastor is hiding about the marriage is revealed, damaging his credibility in court.
93 6 To Save a Life Chamblee Smith Bethany Rooney January 18, 2021 4.68M 0.47%
Bull and Chunk represent an emergency room doctor being sued for malpractice after she ignored direct orders to save one near-death patient in favor of helping another who was also critically injured. As voir dire begins, they look to select jurors who can consider the idea that their client made the best decision possible amidst an impossible situation.
94 7 The Head of the Goat Sarah H. Haught Mike Smith January 25, 2021 5.38M 0.5%
Bull and Benny mount a difficult federal trial defense for a young mother accused of aiding and abetting her extremist husband in an act of domestic terrorism. When the controversial case makes news, Benny's commitment to TAC complicates his burgeoning political career.
95 8 Cloak and Beaker Steven Paul Martinez Dennis Smith February 8, 2021 5.222M 0.49%
Bull heads to federal court for a client accused of stealing his own scientific research from the company he works for, a corporation he says buried his ground-breaking work because selling medication is more profitable than curing diseases.
96 9 The Bad Client Travis Donnelly Eric Stoltz February 22, 2021 5.107M 0.45%
Bull uses the First Amendment's freedom of speech to defend TAC's client, a controversial news commentator blamed for a man's suicide after she accused him on air of murder.
97 10 The Boy Who Cried Murder Zyanya Salazar Dennis Smith March 15, 2021 5.119M 0.39%
Izzy asks Bull to petition the court to have her best friend's body exhumed when the woman's son alleges she was murdered, despite her death already ruled accidental.
98 11 Truth and Reconciliation (1) Gia Gordon Deborah Reinisch April 12, 2021 5.121M 0.4%
The origin story of TAC is revealed through flashbacks when Bull tries to get a new trial for the wrongly convicted prisoner who inspired him to work in trial science 12 years earlier.
99 12 Evidence to the Contrary (2) Leland Jay Anderson Carl Seaton April 19, 2021 4.69M 0.44%
Bull and the TAC team worry about jury bias when Bull mounts a murder trial defense for a Black Lives Matter activist who is also the son of the wrongly convicted man who inspired Bull to start his trial science company.
100 13 Law of the Jungle Marissa Matteo Joe Morton April 26, 2021 5.017M 0.46%
Bull is hired to help a woman determined to go against legal advice when she insists on pleading guilty to the murder of a wealthy philanthropist who preyed on her a teenager.
101 14 Under the Influence Nichole Millard &
Kathryn Price
Geary McLeod May 3, 2021 5.572M 0.51%
Chunk does his daughter, Anna, a favor and convinces Bull to represent a teenager on trial robbery, a defendant who faces an uphill battle in court when he refuses to name his accomplice. Also, Chunk is suspicious of Anna's older boyfriend who's a writer with the financial resources to pay the legal fees for TAC's teen client, and Taylor's forced to lean on her ex-husband's girlfriend as childcare for her son when the trial has her working around the clock.
102 15 Snatchback Sarah H. Haught Martha Mitchell May 10, 2021 4.927M 0.46%
Bull aims to win over a federal jury without the use of hard evidence when TAC represents Hank Alston, a child recovery agent charged with fraud for not having documented proof of his covert work. Also, Izzy wants Benny to consider hitting back at his opponent in the District Attorney race when the other candidate engages in mudslinging before an important debate.
103 16 A Friend in Need Pamela Wechsler and
Travis Donnelly
Eric Stoltz May 17, 2021 5.082M 0.44%
Izzy puts her and Bull's upcoming wedding on hold when Bull jeopardizes Benny's election campaign by having TAC handle the corruption trial defense of the former District Attorney whom Benny is running to replace.

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