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S1:E1 Prodigal Son Pilot

Prodigal Son
09/23/2019 09:00 pm EDT

Malcom Bright knows how killers think and how their minds work, because his father, Dr. Martin Whilty, was one of the most ...read more Malcom Bright knows how killers think and how their minds work, because his father, Dr. Martin Whilty, was one of the most notorious serial killers, called "The Surgeon." Alongside his longtime mentor, Gil Arroyo, and detectives Dani Powell and JT Tarmel, he helps the NYPD solve crimes by profiling killers, while also dealing with a manipulative mother, Jessica Whilty, an annoyingly normal sister, Ainsley Whilty and a homicidal father still looking to bond with his prodigal son. show less

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S1:E2 Annihilator

Prodigal Son
09/30/2019 09:00 pm EDT

Malcolm jumps at the chance to help Gil solve a quadruple homicide for the NYPD. As Malcolm slips into the mind of this serial ...read more Malcolm jumps at the chance to help Gil solve a quadruple homicide for the NYPD. As Malcolm slips into the mind of this serial killer, he finds himself dealing with the repercussions of seeing his father for the first time in years. Tormented by the terrors of his childhood, he is faced with a question: are his dreams just nightmares or did they actually happen? show less

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S1:E3 Fear Response

Prodigal Son
10/07/2019 09:00 pm EDT

Malcolm gets his dream interview opportunity when the NYPD zeroes in on one of his and his father's favorite psychologists, ...read more Malcolm gets his dream interview opportunity when the NYPD zeroes in on one of his and his father's favorite psychologists, who may be involved in a homicide linked to an LSD-laced psychology trial. As his night terrors continue to evolve, Malcolm checks in with his trusted childhood therapist to discuss new theories on what exactly he witnessed as a child. The consequences of Malcolm's visits with The Surgeon begin to add up when Gil, Jessica and Ainsley catch wind that he has been seeing his father again. show less

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S1:E4 Designer Complicity

Prodigal Son
10/14/2019 09:00 pm EDT

As Malcolm's childhood memories surface, he realizes his father's killing spree may not have been a surprise to everyone ...read more As Malcolm's childhood memories surface, he realizes his father's killing spree may not have been a surprise to everyone in the family; Malcolm, Gil, Dani and JT hunt for a stalker with a creepy eye for design. show less

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S1:E5 The Trip

Prodigal Son
10/21/2019 09:00 pm EDT

Malcolm searches the depths of his mind to unravel the mystery of “the girl in the box,” but with his night terrors and lack ...read more Malcolm searches the depths of his mind to unravel the mystery of “the girl in the box,” but with his night terrors and lack of sleep increasing, his real life becomes more and more of a blur. When the NYPD investigates a homicide they assume is linked to a drug cartel, Malcolm discovers a secret about Dani’s past that draws them closer together show less

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S1:E6 The Surgeon

Prodigal Son
10/28/2019 09:00 pm EDT

When Bright uncovers a photo of himself and Martin from when he was a kid, he is forced to focus on the repressed memories from ...read more When Bright uncovers a photo of himself and Martin from when he was a kid, he is forced to focus on the repressed memories from his childhood psyche. Meanwhile, he finds himself bonding with a young boy connected to the NYPD's latest homicide. Also, Jessica and Malcolm finally agree on one thing - they must put a stop to Ainsley's idea to interview "The Surgeon" show less

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S1:E7 Q & A

Prodigal Son
11/04/2019 09:00 pm EST

Bright’s quest for answers about his childhood leads him to a junkyard, where he’s bombarded with gunshots. Narrowly ...read more Bright’s quest for answers about his childhood leads him to a junkyard, where he’s bombarded with gunshots. Narrowly escaping, Bright and the NYPD discover multiple bodies on the scene, with victims spanning decades. Gil, Dani, Frank and Bright must investigate this serial killer who Bright suspects has something to do with “The Surgeon.” Meanwhile, Ainsley’s exclusive interview with Martin takes an unexpected turn, forcing her to team up with Bright. show less

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S1:E8 Family Friend

Prodigal Son
11/11/2019 09:00 pm EST

As the NYPD digs into the “Junkyard Killer” case, Malcolm realizes the main suspect may have had a connection to his father. ...read more As the NYPD digs into the “Junkyard Killer” case, Malcolm realizes the main suspect may have had a connection to his father. As news regarding this serial killer spreads, Ainsley itches to be the first one on the case, while Jessica panics, fearing she may never be able to leave the past behind. show less

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S1:E9 Pied-A-Terre

Prodigal Son
11/25/2019 09:00 pm EST

When Martin is locked away in solitary confinement and the FBI takes over the Junkyard Killer case, Malcolm uses his spare time ...read more When Martin is locked away in solitary confinement and the FBI takes over the Junkyard Killer case, Malcolm uses his spare time as an excuse to try out a “normal” lifestyle. Things go well, until he accepts a challenge to “profile” his date. Meanwhile, the NYPD tracks a new homicide that’s linked to an elite underground sex club. show less

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S1:E10 Silent Night

Prodigal Son
12/02/2019 09:00 pm EST

Knowing that the “Junkyard Killer” was in cahoots with his father, Malcolm goes against the FBI’s wishes and continues to ...read more Knowing that the “Junkyard Killer” was in cahoots with his father, Malcolm goes against the FBI’s wishes and continues to investigate. His findings reconnect him with a disgruntled ex-detective who was once heavily involved in the search for “The Surgeon,” delivering them both into danger. Meanwhile, the holidays are anything but jolly for the Whitly family, when an epic blowout with Ainsley leads Jessica to take matters into her own hands. Also, Colette Swanson (guest star Meagan Good), the steadfast FBI detective who’s now in charge of the case, seems to have a personal vendetta against Malcolm. show less

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S1:E11 Alone Time

Prodigal Son
01/20/2020 09:00 pm EST

The FBI and NYPD band together to save Malcolm from the "Junkyard Killer," aka John Watkins, who Watkins reveals ...read more The FBI and NYPD band together to save Malcolm from the "Junkyard Killer," aka John Watkins, who Watkins reveals shocking details about his involvement in the camping trip memories that have been plaguing his psyche. Meanwhile, as Gil looks for answers from The Surgeon, Ainsley and Jessica search through their memories of the past, hoping to find some sort of clue as to where Malcolm could be hidden. show less

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S1:E12 Internal Affairs

Prodigal Son
01/27/2020 09:00 pm EST

Following a mysterious and catastrophic incident in the precinct, Bright faces an internal affairs review as Gil and the team ...read more Following a mysterious and catastrophic incident in the precinct, Bright faces an internal affairs review as Gil and the team worry about his mental health. show less

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S1:E13 Wait & Hope

Prodigal Son
02/03/2020 09:00 pm EST

Malcolm takes a detour from his mandated vacation time when he finds out a killer on the loose is mimicking homicides from one ...read more Malcolm takes a detour from his mandated vacation time when he finds out a killer on the loose is mimicking homicides from one his favorite children’s books, “The Count of Monte Cristo.” With added help from a very excited Martin Whitly, the NYPD trace the case back to a high society family planning one of the biggest weddings of the season, so Malcolm and Dani get dressed up to attend the event and track down their culprit. Meanwhile, Jessica scores an invite herself and is eager to make her return to the New York elite. show less

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S1:E14 Eye of the Needle

Prodigal Son
02/10/2020 09:00 pm EST

Jessica continues to search for more information on the "Girl in the Box," but is confronted by the "Carousel ...read more Jessica continues to search for more information on the "Girl in the Box," but is confronted by the "Carousel Killer," who has a very public vendetta against the Whitlys. While the NYPD investigates families tied to Martin's victims, it's ultimately up to Malcolm and Jessica to track down the tip-line caller - turned killer - who is blackmailing her. Meanwhile, Ainsley receives a big promotion at work, but quickly realizes she may never escape the high demand for serial killer reports. show less