Eric Beaumont’s team is brought in to save lives when no one else can. He understands criminals better than they do and uses his insight into human behavior to resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases. While Beaumont’s considerable powers of manipulation make him the best at what he does professionally, His team consists of psych-profiler Oliver Yates, ex-cop Zara Hallam, investigator Maxine Carlson and Maxine the newest member
Ransom - CBS Debuts Sunday, Jan. 1 CBS will begin rolling out its new scripted programming on New Year’s Day with the launch of RANSOM, a crime drama about a world-renowned crisis and hostage negotiator whose team is brought in to resolve the most difficult kidnap and ransom cases. RANSOM debuts on Sunday, Jan. 1 after a football doubleheader, and moves to its regular Saturday time period (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on Jan. 7. Luke Roberts, Sarah Greene, Brandon Jay McLaren and Nazneen Contractor star.