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All Episodes 2017

  • Ended
  • WGN America
  • 2016-03-10T03:00:00Z
  • 42 mins
  • 15 hours, 13 mins
  • United States
  • English
  • Drama
Underground centers on a group of slaves planning a daring 600-mile escape from a Georgia plantation. Along the way, they are aided by a secret abolitionist couple running a station on the Underground Railroad as they attempt to evade the people charged with bringing them back, dead or alive.

21 episodes

Special 1 Breaking Free

  • 2017-03-05T03:00:00Z — 42 mins

The documentary special will tell the stories of the fugitive heroes from Harriet Tubman to William Still and uncover the inspiration behind creating “Underground.”

1x01 The Macon 7

  • Series Premiere

    2016-03-10T03:00:00Z — 55 mins

In 1857, a group of slaves on a Georgia plantation make the dangerous decision to journey 600 miles north for the promise of freedom.

1x02 War Chest

  • 2016-03-17T02:00:00Z — 45 mins

At the same time John and Elizabeth step into a strange new world, a plantation dance becomes the perfect distraction for a heist.

1x03 The Lord's Day

  • 2016-03-24T02:00:00Z — 44 mins

The timetable for escape is agreed upon; and Rosalee is tasked with the most important part of the plan.

1x04 Firefly

  • 2016-03-31T02:00:00Z — 44 mins

A notorious slave hunter tracks the runners as John and Elizabeth face a lethal predicament.

1x05 Run & Gun

  • 2016-04-07T02:00:00Z — 43 mins

The Macon 7’s unexpected flight from the Macon Plantation is marked with danger at every turn. The already strained dynamic begins to pit every man and woman against the other, while Ernestine, Pearly Mae, Sam and the other slaves left behind face new, strict sanctions of their own. Out in the woods, Cato takes drastic measures to ensure his own safety while simultaneously putting one of the Macon 7 in harm’s way of the slave catchers. August Pullman and his son Ben continue their search for the runaways as John and Elizabeth Hawkes, still recovering from their ordeal with Josey, officially launch their Underground Railroad station stop. Meanwhile, Tom Macon is worried that the Macon 7’s escape will affect Reverend Willowset’s upcoming visit to vet him for his senate campaign. And Pearly Mae receives a life-changing offer that is threatened by Ernestine’s calculated move.

1x06 Troubled Water

  • 2016-04-14T02:00:00Z — 45 mins

The road takes its toll on August; at the same time, the runners are trapped in a floating coffin; and Ernestine struggles to maintain her influence.

1x07 Cradle

  • 2016-04-21T02:00:00Z — 44 mins

Innocence is lost when children are forced to face the harsh realities of the world.

1x08 Graves

  • 2016-04-28T02:00:00Z — 41 mins

When Noah risks death, Rosalee and Cato have to team up and come up with a plan. At the Macon house, Tom Macon has to deal with another slave on the run.

1x09 Black & Blue

  • 2016-05-05T02:00:00Z — 42 mins

Rescuing a member of the Macon 7 turns into a deadly mission; John and Elizabeth challenge each other's choices.

1x10 The White Whale

  • 2016-05-12T02:00:00Z — 45 mins

Everyone must pay for their sins when the day of reckoning arrives.

2x01 Contraband

  • Season Premiere

    2017-03-09T03:00:00Z — 46 mins

The remaining members of the Macon 7 have made it North, but they've learned that freedom is not as simple as crossing a line.

2x02 Things Unsaid

  • 2017-03-16T02:00:00Z — 51 mins

Rosalee, desperate to discover who took Noah, finds herself pursued by a new threat.

2x03 Ache

  • 2017-03-23T02:00:00Z — 47 mins

Unbearable complications threaten to break both Ernestine and Rosalee’s will to live.

2x04 Nok Aaut

  • 2017-03-30T02:00:00Z — 42 mins

Cato and Noah must face the choices they've made to get where they are.

2x05 Whiteface

  • 2017-04-06T02:00:00Z — 49 mins

Cato tempts fate; Ernestine takes on a new apprentice.

2x06 Minty

  • 2017-04-13T02:00:00Z — 54 mins

Harriet Tubman reflects on a life lived with conviction, compassion, and courage.

2x07 28

  • 2017-04-20T02:00:00Z — 39 mins

Rosalee and Noah learn that family betrayal cuts the deepest.

2x08 Auld Acquaintance

  • 2017-04-27T02:00:00Z — 45 mins

Noah struggles to devise a new plan; Ernestine forms an unlikely bond.

2x09 Citizen

  • 2017-05-04T02:00:00Z — 48 mins

Noah struggles with his new reality; Elizabeth lets fear take control.

2x10 Soldier

  • 2017-05-11T02:00:00Z — 44 mins

The road to freedom is paved in blood.