Season 1, Episode 1 -  Air Date: 9/23/2013
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From CBS: After Dr. Ellen Sanders, a prominent Washington D.C. surgeon, is handpicked to operate on the President of the United States, rogue FBI agent Duncan Carlisle and armed intruders suddenly take her and her family hostage. Scared and bewildered, Ellen soon learns the reason: unless she assassinates the President during surgery, her captors will kill them all, on the series premiere.

‘Hostages‘ Premiere Recap: How Far Would You Go For Your Family?

In the pilot episode of the new CBS drama Hostages -- aptly titled "Pilot" -- Dr. Ellen Sanders is about to operate on the President of the United States when she and her family are taken hostage. She is told to assassinate the POTUS or her family will be murdered in his place. With so many lives on the line, what will Ellen do? What wouldn‘t you do to save the people you love? Read on to find out if Hostages lives up to its high-stakes premise.
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