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Ransom 

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A team of crisis negotiators travel the globe to help multinational corporations and governmental agencies with complex negotiations and conflict resolution.
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Series cast summary:
Luke Roberts ...  Eric Beaumont 39 episodes, 2017-2019
Brandon Jay McLaren ...  Oliver Yates 39 episodes, 2017-2019
Nazneen Contractor ...  Zara Hallam 39 episodes, 2017-2019
Sarah Greene ...  Maxine Carlson 21 episodes, 2017-2018
Karen LeBlanc ...  Cynthia Walker 17 episodes, 2018-2019
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Ransom is inspired by the professional experiences of crisis negotiator Laurent Combalbert who with his partner, Marwan Mery, are among the top negotiators in the world. Together, they travel around the globe to help multinational corporations and governmental agencies with complex negotiations and conflict resolution. Written by Frank Spotnitz

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2017 (USA) See more »

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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This is the first American TV Show to be premiered in 2017, along with another American tv show named 'The Mick' See more »

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Referenced in The Simpsons: Krusty the Clown (2018) See more »

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Enjoying this show
28 January 2017 | by nbranyashSee all my reviews

I am enjoying this show. It is good TV and finally something to watch on a Saturday night. Interesting plot, interesting and complex characters, and great intrigue. Hopefully it won't be a one season and done. It is tough to become interested in a good program to then see it end after one or two seasons. Perhaps viewers will give it better marks once the overall plot and the characters develop throughout the season. I am looking forward to see how Beaumont handles the gal who joined the team for a personal motive. I love the CBS line up and this show is a great addition.. I would like to see a little more character development without distracting from the great ransom/abduction story lines. Episode 4 was a step in that direction and the best episode yet. Can't wait to see more.


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