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Hostages: Burden of Truth

After a member of the President's staff is murdered, Ellen urges Duncan to back out of the assassination plot, while other members of the President's staff take matters into their own hands. Meanwhile, after scouring Nina's medical records, Ellen finds someone who might be a viable bone marrow donor.

Source: CBS

Episode Info

Episode number: 1x10
Airdate: Monday November 25th, 2013

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Nine Network) Nov 27, 2013
UK (Channel 4) Mar 15, 2014


Guest Stars
Alex ManetteAlex Manette
As Ted Jankowski
Brian White (2)Brian White (2)
As Colonel Thomas Blair
Jim True-FrostJim True-Frost
As Logan
Joanne KellyJoanne Kelly
As Vanessa Moore
Larry PineLarry Pine
As Burton Delaney
Mary Elizabeth MastrantonioMary Elizabeth Mastrantonio
As First Lady Mary Kincaid
Maureen MuellerMaureen Mueller
As Kate
Patrick CummingsPatrick Cummings
As Sniper
Bret LadaBret Lada
As Young Kincaid
Frank DealFrank Deal
As John Norton
Nicholas J. ColemanNicholas J. Coleman
As Young Burton
Richard Hughes (2)Richard Hughes (2)
As Kate's Husband
Main Cast
Toni ColletteToni Collette
As Dr. Ellen Sanders
Tate DonovanTate Donovan
As Brian Sanders
Rhys CoiroRhys Coiro
As Kramer Delaney
Sandrine HoltSandrine Holt
As Sandrine Renault
Quinn ShephardQuinn Shephard
As Morgan Sanders
Dylan McDermottDylan McDermott
As Duncan Carlisle


Duncan explains his mission to Ellen. She thinks he's crazy for what has been done just to get his wife the president's bone marrow. She tries to convince him to stop but he says there's no way to end it now. Ellen suggests that she tell the president when she meets with his chief of staff. Duncan says that won't happen because the chief of staff has just died...

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