Season 1
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No. of episodes 13
Original run March 18, 2018 – present
DVD release TBA
Season chronology
Season 2
Season 1 of the crime drama series Instinct which was premiered on March 18, 2018. It was consisted for 13 episodes.

Cast Edit

Main Edit

Recurring Edit

  • John Mainieri as Detective Jimmy Marino
  • Michael B. Silver as Detective Kanter Harris
  • Danny Mastrogiorgio Detective Anthony Fucci
  • Alejandro Hernandez as Detective Rafael Sosa
  • Stephen Rider as Officer Zack Clark
  • Whoopi Goldberg as Joan Ross

Trivia Edit

  • On CBS and CBS All Access.
  • Aired on Sunday at 8:00 pm.
  • The series will consists of 13 episodes.
  • The series follows with former The Good Wife co-star Christine Baranski in The Good Fight on All Access.

Episodes Edit

No. Title Original Airdate Director Writer(s) Viewers (mil)
1 Pilot March 18, 2018 Mark Webb Michael Rauch 9.05
Pilot (1x01) Former CIA operative Dr. Dylan Reinhart is lured back to his old life when NYPD detective Lizzie Needham needs his help to stop a serial killer.
2 Wild Game March 25, 2018 Doug Aarniokoski Carol Flint & Connie Burge 10.16
Wild Game Although Dylan has returned to teaching, Lizzie calls upon his expertise with profiling sociopaths to assist with a bizarre case in which a venture capitalist was murdered and his body ritualistically displayed.
3 Secrets and Lies April 1, 2018 Peter Werner Chris Ambrose 6.66
Secrets and Lies (1x03) The murder of a young man who recently left his family’s religious community leads Dylan and Lizzie to a series of possible suspects, including a short-tempered photographer and a mysterious girl with amnesia. Also, Lizzie’s younger sister, Katie unexpectedly drops by for a visit.
4 I Heart New York April 8, 2018 Constantine Makris Michael Rauch 8.12
I Heart New York Dr. Reinhart and Detective Needham are reassigned to a murder case in Central Park when their investigation into a chemical attack on the subway is taken over by an FBI team led by Dylan’s estranged father, Roger. However, Dylan can’t shake the feeling that the cases are related.
5 Heartless April 22, 2018 Don Scardino Michael Rauch TBD
Heartless Dylan and Lizzie investigate the murder of a Jane Doe, but when they realize that the victim was killed by mistake, they must identify the killer’s motive and intended target before she suffers the same fate.
6 Flat Line April 29, 2018 Laura Belsey Tanya Barfield TBD
Flat Line Dylan and Julian go undercover in a hospital when they suspect an “angel of death” is killing people with non-life-threatening ailments. Also, Lizzie asks Andy for his legal expertise when a personal trainer sues her for accidentally injuring him.
7 Owned May 6, 2018 Doug Aarniokoski Jill Abbinanti 6.96
Owned (episode) Dylan and Lizzie are under pressure to deliver results when they investigate the death of Jasmine’s friend, the owner of a professional basketball team who died when her car went off a bridge.
8 Long Shot May 27, 2018 Jay Chandrasekhar Carl Flint TBD
Long Shot When a woman is shot outside a community center, Dylan and Lizzie are challenged by the mayor to solve the case in less than 24 hours to quell pressure from the media and special interest groups.
9 Bad Actors May 27, 2018 Jim McKay Dan E. Fesman TBD
Episode TBD
10 Bye Bye Birdie June 3, 2018 Doug Aarniokoski Connie Burge TBD
Episode TBD
11 Blast From the Past June 17, 2018 Cherie Nowlan Lee Ellenberg TBD
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