Bull/Season One

From The TV IV
Jump to: navigation, search
Season One
Season Premiere September 20, 2016
Season Finale May 23, 2017
Episode Count 23





Season Two

Season One of Bull premiered on September 20, 2016.


# # Title Written By Directed By Airdate Viewers 18-49 Rating Prod.
1 1 The Necklace Paul Attanasio &
Dr. Philip C. McGraw
Rodrigo Garcia September 20, 2016 15.562M 2.2% 101
Dr. Jason Bull, the brilliant, brash founder of a prolific trial consulting firm, combines psychology, human intuition and high tech data to create winning strategies that steer high-stakes trials in his clients' favor.
2 2 The Woman in 8D Mark Goffman &
David Wilcox
Doug Aarniokoski September 27, 2016 13.614M 1.9% 102
Dr. Bull and his Trial Analysis Corporation (TAC) team must formulate a new defense strategy when they discover the jury has a subconscious gender bias toward their client, a female pilot accused of negligence after one of her flights crashes.
3 3 Unambiguous Liz Kruger &
Craig Shapiro
Jan Eliasberg October 11, 2016 12.999M 1.6% 104
Bull and his team tackle jury bias against their client, a woman on trial for the murder of a star athlete she very publicly accused of assaulting her. Also, the case brings Benny face-to-face with his former flame, Amanda, a fellow attorney he hasn't seen since their breakup.
4 4 Callisto Jesse Stern Dennis Smith October 18, 2016 12.285M 1.6% 105
When Bull and Trial Analysis Corporation (TAC) help a young woman fight a drug patent lawsuit, they're forced to travel to Callisto, the small Texan town where Bull suffered the only trial loss of his career.
5 5 Just Tell the Truth Cole Maliska Peter Werner October 25, 2016 11.611M 1.5% 106
When the parents of a murdered socialite attempt to hire Bull to help prosecute their daughter's working-class fiance for the crime, Bull turns down a major payday when he chooses to help defend the fiance instead. Also, t[Marissa, Cable and Danny try to convince Chunk to let them investigate the new guy he wants to date.
6 6 Bedside Manner Dan Dietz Paul Edwards November 15, 2016 11.871M 1.5% 107
Bull must find a way to reverse the negative effect his egomaniacal client, a surgeon with a God complex being sued for malpractice, has on the jury. Also, Bull hires Liberty Davis, a previous client's attorney, when he decides Benny may not be sympathetic enough to the jurors.
7 7 Never Saw the Sign Mark Goffman &
Elizabeth Peterson
Peter Leto November 22, 2016 10.865M 1.5% 103
As Bull assists a man facing vehicular manslaughter charges, he uncovers a connection between his client's trial and a corrupt state assemblyman who would greatly benefit from a guilty verdict. Also, Danny and Cable team up to investigate why Marissa is suddenly acting and dressing differently.
8 8 Too Perfect Blake Taylor Dan Lerner December 6, 2016 11.675M 1.5% 109
Bull's efforts to assist with his ex-wife Isabella Colón's defense in a wrongful death lawsuit are hindered by unresolved issues from their marriage and her longstanding rift with her brother, Benny.
Teleplay by Elizabeth Peterson
9 9 Light My Fire David Wilcox Dennis Smith December 13, 2016 11.607M 1.4% 108
Bull confronts his past when he returns to his childhood home to assist in the arson defense of a young man whose contentious ties to the town mirror Bull's own.
10 10 E.J. Sam McConnell Brad Turner January 3, 2017 11.304M 1.5% 110
When Bull assists CEO Ginny Bretton, whose company is accused of killing an employee with its self-driving car, he discovers his client is keeping a major secret that could sabotage a trial win.
Teleplay by David Hoselton
11 11 Teacher's Pet Chris Erric Maddox &
Indira Gibson Wilson
Holly Dale January 17, 2017 11.11M 1.5% 111
An attorney for one of Bull's former clients, Liberty Davis, asks him to consult on a couple's civil suit against a teacher who had a sexual relationship with their son. However, his trial strategy suffers a major setback when the teen switches to the teacher's side.
12 12 Stockholm Syndrome Dr. Philip C. McGraw Jet Wilkinson January 24, 2017 11.174M 1.3% 112
The wife of a man who Danny helped imprison for manslaughter detonates a bomb at the TAC offices and takes the team hostage in order to force Bull to prove her husband's innocence.
Teleplay by Jesse Stern
13 13 The Fall David Hoselton &
Thomas Wong
Doug Aarniokoski February 7, 2017 10.78M 1.3% 113
When Bull helps a professional eSports video game player accused of throwing a championship game sue his former team manager for defamation, his trial strategy is to prove his client is a compulsive winner who is psychologically incapable of losing on purpose.
14 14 It's Classified Chamblee Smith Dennis Smith February 14, 2017 10.637M 1.3% 114
When Bull has Benny defend a whistle-blowing army analyst, Lt. Tamsin Dale, who is being court martialed, the case causes trust issues between them after Benny won't share redacted government secrets with the rest of the team. Also, Marissa forces the office to work without its usual technology to avoid being hacked during the case.
Teleplay by Ashley Gamble
15 15 What's Your Number? Cole Maliska Edward Ornelas February 21, 2017 10.664M 1.3% 115
When Bull assists the U.S. Attorney's Office with a manslaughter trial against a real estate magnate, Andrew Withrow, he finds himself once again opposing Diana Lindsay, his romantic rival. As the case gets underway, Bull's penchant for winning goes into overdrive when he realizes the defendant is a clinical sociopath determined to use Diana to antagonize him during the proceedings.
16 16 Free Fall John A. Norris Jan Eliasberg March 7, 2017 10.386M 1.3% 116
When a state governor and the co-owner of a skydiving company die during a jump, Bull helps the co-owner's brother, Max Hyland, and daughter fight a lawsuit filed by the governor's widow by trying to find who sabotaged the parachute. Also, Bull and his frequent trial collaborator, Liberty Davis, find themselves on opposing sides in court for the first time.
17 17 Name Game Pamela Wechsler Laura Belsey March 28, 2017 10.895M 1.3% 117
When Bull fronts the money to help thousands of people bring a class action suit against a corrupt bank, he stands to lose his business if he doesn't win at trial. Also, Benny hurts the case when he's distracted by his attraction to a client and his anxiety over a secret he's keeping from Bull.
18 18 Dressed to Kill Ashley Gable Larry Teng April 4, 2017 11.128M 1.3% 119
Bull and Chunk's bond is tested when Bull helps the prime suspect in the murder of Chunk's fashion mentor, Nella Wester, a model-turned-designer who was killed during her own runway show.
19 19 Bring It On Simran Baidwan Doug Aarniokoski April 18, 2017 10.316M 1.1% 120
When Bull assists Jules Caffrey, a high-powered attorney on trial for his fiancée's murder, he takes advantage of his client's penchant for courtroom theatrics by letting him defend himself.
20 20 Make Me Mary Leah Sutton Tricia Brock May 2, 2017 10.826M 1.2% 118
21 21 How to Dodge a Bullet John A. Norris Russell Fine May 9, 2017 11.034M 1.2% 121
22 22 Dirty Little Secrets David Hoselton Dennis Smith May 16, 2017 10.973M 1.3% 122
23 23 Benevolent Deception Mark Goffman Doug Aarniokoski May 23, 2017 8.541M 1.1% 123

Bull Seasons
Season 1 | Season 2 | Season 3 | Season 4 | Season 5 | Season 6