The first season of Eyewitness, an American drama television series created by Adi Hasak, premiered October 16, 2016.[1] It follows the lives of Philip and Lukas, two teenagers trying to keep their relationship a secret from their parents and other people in Tivoli, a small town in New York. Their secret is in danger of exposure when they witness a triple homicide and Helen Torrance, Philip's fostermother, gets put on the case. As she investigates the murders, she stumbles upon more secrets and more crimes.


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No.TitleDirected byWritten byOriginal air dateU.S. viewers
1"Buffalo '07"Catherine HardwickeTeleplay by : Adi Hasak 16, 2016 (2016-10-16)0.77[7]
As teens Philip and Lukas share their kiss, they eyewitness a murder and don't report it in fear of being outed. Their lie grows when Philip's foster mother, Sheriff Helen Torrance takes the case.
2"Bless the Beast and the Children"Catherine HardwickeTeleplay by : Adi Hasak 23, 2016 (2016-10-23)0.63[8]
As Philip and Lukas find haunting proof that the killer's alive, Helen struggles not to let the case affect her marriage with Gabe. Meanwhile, a new head of the FBI task force is revealed.
3"Bella, Bella, Bella"Scott PetersTeleplay by : Adi Hasak & Angel Dean Lopez 30, 2016 (2016-10-30)0.56[9]
Helen seeks Agent Kamilah Davis's help in tracking potential witness Bella. Meanwhile, the boys skip school and escape to a NYC club that isn't anything like Lukas expected.
4"Creme Brulee"Scott PetersTeleplay by : Adi Hasak & Samir Mehta 6, 2016 (2016-11-06)0.57[10]
As Ryan attempts to shut down her case, Helen and Gabe's marriage is tested when her suspicions lead Philip to reveal a deep secret. Lukas creates a scandal to bury gay rumors at school.
5"The Lilies"Kelly MakinTeleplay by : Angel Dean Lopez & Samir Mehta 13, 2016 (2016-11-13)0.61[11]
Ryan is forced to interfere with an autopsy as Helen gets closer to the truth. Philip deals with a surprise visit from his mom, and Lukas struggles with anxiety about the cabin murders.
6"The Yellow Couch"Kelly MakinTeleplay by : Samir Mehta 20, 2016 (2016-11-20)0.62[12]
As Helen looks for the murder weapon, Kamilah pulls her into a desperate search for Sita. Lukas is on the verge of his dream sponsorship but it requires an act of betrayal to secure the deal.
7"They Lied"[13]Robert LiebermanTeleplay by : Angel Dean Lopez 27, 2016 (2016-11-27)TBD
8"The Larsons' Dog"[13]Robert LiebermanTeleplay by : Adi Hasak & Samir Mehta 4, 2016 (2016-12-04)TBD
9"Savior Unknown"[13]TBATeleplay by : Adi Hasak 11, 2016 (2016-12-11)TBD
10"Mother's Day"[13]TBATeleplay by : Adi Hasak} & Kendall McKinnon 18, 2016 (2016-12-18)TBD


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