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(2005–2017)

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Season 1

29 Aug. 2005
Pilot
Michael Scofield is imprisoned in Fox River State Penitentiary. He finds his brother, Lincoln Burrows, who is a death row prisoner, and tells him that he is going to break them both out of the prison.
 
29 Aug. 2005
Allen
Trouble is inevitable in the prison, with a race riot imminent. Michael has problems retrieving a screw from the bleachers. Veronica receives a security tape that shows Lincoln shooting Terrence Steadman.
 
5 Sep. 2005
Cell Test
Two steps forward and one step back. Michael gets Abruzzi on his side and proves Sucre's trustworthiness, but then loses a valuable piece of his plan.
 
12 Sep. 2005
Cute Poison
Michael gets more of the tools and people he needs, but someone very high up has taken notice and started wondering what he's up to.
 
19 Sep. 2005
English, Fitz or Percy
Michael gains a necessary piece of information to effect his escape, but can he keep the Warden from kicking him out?
 
26 Sep. 2005
Riots, Drills and the Devil: Part 1
Michael's idea to get more drilling time by provoking a lock-down backfires horribly.
 
3 Oct. 2005
Riots, Drills and the Devil: Part 2
Michael saves Dr. Tancredi from the rioting prisoners, but Lincoln and Veronica are in need of their own rescue.
 
24 Oct. 2005
The Old Head
Veronica, Nick and LJ must go into hiding, while Bellick unwittingly provides Westmoreland's motivation to aid the escape.
 
31 Oct. 2005
Tweener
With Abruzzi becoming more desperate to regain authority within the prison, it seems that Fibonacci's number is up.
 
7 Nov. 2005
Sleight of Hand
Michael hands over an address to Falzone, allowing work to resume on the tunnel. Meanwhile, the VP enlists the help of a dangerous specialist.
 
14 Nov. 2005
And Then There Were 7
Michael gets a visit from his wife, while Veronica and Nick get a visit from Quinn.
 
21 Nov. 2005
Odd Man Out
C-Note overhears Michael and Lincoln discussing that there are too many fugitives for available time and they share the information with the group telling that one shall be left behind. T-Bag feels threatened and calls his cousin James Bagwell, disclosing the escape plan and asking James to call the Warden Pope in case T-Bag does not contact him later. Abruzzi asks his outside man to kidnap James, but things go wrong and the mobster kills James and his five years old son Jimmy. Abruzzi feels guilty for the death of the child and feels the need of God's forgiveness, ...
 
28 Nov. 2005
End of the Tunnel
The escape is about to go through when the team hits a stainless steel snag, while Veronica is just a moment too late to get all the information she needs to prove Lincoln's innocence.
 
20 Mar. 2006
The Rat
With the pipe to the infirmary replaced and Lincoln's life hanging in the balance, Michael must rethink his plan to escape and save his brother's life. A fellow inmate may hold the key to preventing Lincoln's execution.
 
27 Mar. 2006
By the Skin and the Teeth
Michael's plan to escape has failed. While Lincoln is strapped to the electric chair, he sees an oddly familiar face in the crowd. Is there one last hope to save Lincoln's life, or has his journey reached an end?
 
3 Apr. 2006
Brother's Keeper
Flashbacks provide exposition on how the inmates arrived at Fox River Penitentiary from The Company's framing of Lincoln to the creation of Michael's plan to save his brother's life.
 
10 Apr. 2006
J-Cat
Having burned his shoulder, Michael's tattoo that showed the path through psych ward is now incomplete. With another inmate intimidated into snitching about the escape plans, Michael Scofield must use his wits to find a new way out of Fox River.
 
17 Apr. 2006
Bluff
Improvising a new plan, Michael seeks out an acquaintance who may hold the key to his escape plan. In gen pop, the other members of the P.I. crew learn that the guards are auctioning Michael's cell to the highest bidder. Lincoln and Sucre devise a scheme to get Michael returned to gen pop. Veronica informs Lincoln that L.J will be tried for his mother's murder, and Lincoln desires to see his son.
 
24 Apr. 2006
The Key
After the crash, Kellerman tries to suffocate Lincoln, but he is saved in the last moment by a stranger. Sucre leaves the solitary confinement and Michael tells to his partners that he has completed the map, but he needs the key of the infirmary. Abruzzi is back to Fox River, apparently converted in a religious man. Warden Pope sends Captain Bellick to find Lincoln before notifying the authorities. Nick tries to convince Veronica that they are losing time checking the calls of Quinn's cell phone. Michael kisses Sara and asks her to wait for him. Tweener is in trouble ...
 
1 May 2006
Tonight
Westmoreland uses Bellick to plug a hole in the escape plan, which forces Michael to move up the breakout timetable. A fearful Tweener pledges his loyalty to Michael and in return may get out of jail for free; Michael feels that he has no choice but to involve Sara in the plan and must betray his father figure; and Veronica finds her life in jeopardy from her closest ally, who has a surprising connection to a Fox River inmate.
 
8 May 2006
Go
The team start the escape from the hole in Scofield's cell.
 
15 May 2006
Flight
As the escape continues, lives are lost and Pope and Bellick do everything in their power to capture the convicts.
 

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