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The Best Episodes of Will Trent

Every episode of Will Trent ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Will Trent!

Special Agent Will Trent was abandoned at birth and endured a harsh coming-of-age in Atlanta's overwhelmed foster care system. Determined to make sure no one feels as he did, he now has the highest clearance rate.

Genres:CrimeDramaComedy
Network:ABC

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The best episode of "Will Trent" is "A Bad Temper and a Hard Heart", rated 8.9/10 from 627 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "A Bad Temper and a Hard Heart" aired on 5/2/2023 and is rated 0.3 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Nothing Changed Except for Everything".

  • A Bad Temper and a Hard Heart
    8.9/10 627 votes

    #1 - A Bad Temper and a Hard Heart

    Season 1 Episode 13 - Aired 2023-05-02

    When an APD agent goes missing, Will examines the crime scene and locates a secret message putting him back on the path to justice. Meanwhile, with his lineage in question, Will realizes the answers he seeks have been in front of him all along.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Nothing Changed Except for Everything
    8.6/10 525 votes

    #2 - Nothing Changed Except for Everything

    Season 1 Episode 12 - Aired 2023-04-25

    With Angie on leave, Will and Faith partner up with Ormewood to investigate a string of serial killer cases tied to Will and Angie's childhood and a chain of incidents, formerly investigated by Amanda and Evelyn, from the '80s.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Pterodactyls Can Fly
    8.4/10 566 votes

    #3 - Pterodactyls Can Fly

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2023-03-28

    A trailer park massacre leaves a young boy without his family; and Will, strongly opposed to leaving him, becomes his temporary guardian. Meanwhile, Faith receives a visit from her mother, and Angie spirals from incidents of her past.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Me Llamo Will Trent
    8.4/10 426 votes

    #4 - Me Llamo Will Trent

    Season 2 Episode 1 - Aired 2024-02-20

    A car bomb ignites a thrilling investigation for Will and bomb expert Cricket, revealing more than meets the eye. As intrigue unfolds, Angie battles to return to work, Ormewood’s home life complicates, and Faith develops her relationship with Luke.

    Director: Howard Deutch

    Writer: Liz Heldens, Britta Lundin

  • Have You Never Been to a Wedding?
    8.4/10 219 votes

    #5 - Have You Never Been to a Wedding?

    Season 2 Episode 7 - Aired 2024-04-30

    Will accompanies Faith to a wedding alongside her son Jeremy, which becomes far from celebratory when a body and a group of gunmen are found in the venue's basement. Meanwhile, Angie and Ormewood grow wary of Crystal's behavior at work.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Bill Black
    8.3/10 497 votes

    #6 - Bill Black

    Season 1 Episode 11 - Aired 2023-04-18

    Will goes undercover as Bill Black, a criminal with a troubled past, to take down a drug organization and find a missing DEA agent. Meanwhile, Angie aims to put her relationship with Will behind her and take matters with Lenny into her own hands.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Capt. Duke Wagner's Daughter
    8.2/10 273 votes

    #7 - Capt. Duke Wagner's Daughter

    Season 2 Episode 5 - Aired 2024-04-02

    As threats against Amanda escalate, Will investigates, narrowing down a list of potential suspects. Amidst the tension, Amanda is forced to confront moments from her past. Meanwhile, Ormewood struggles in Gina's absence.

    Director: Holly Dale

    Writer: Inda Craig-Galván, Rebecca Murga

  • We Are Family
    8.2/10 307 votes

    #8 - We Are Family

    Season 2 Episode 6 - Aired 2024-04-09

    Will reunites with a long-lost relative, uncovering unexpected and profound similarities. Meanwhile, the GBI and APD investigate a judge's murder while Faith's connection with Luke deepens.

    Director: Lea Thompson

    Writer: Britta Lundin, Aja Hoggatt

  • Do You See the Vision?
    8.2/10 181 votes

    #9 - Do You See the Vision?

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2024-05-21

    Will, Faith and Angie find themselves embroiled in a series of cases where a similar marker links the murders of several sex offenders. Meanwhile, Angie grapples with an unexpected proposition from Amanda.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Residente o Visitante
    8.1/10 149 votes

    #10 - Residente o Visitante

    Season 2 Episode 9 - Aired 2024-05-14

    To deepen his connection with his late mother, Will joins Antonio in Puerto Rico. Upon his return, he is quickly brought onto a case involving his uncle's old friend. Meanwhile, Faith and Ormewood investigate the mysterious death of a sex offender.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Manhunt
    8.0/10 550 votes

    #11 - Manhunt

    Season 1 Episode 9 - Aired 2023-03-21

    When a convicted criminal takes one of the GBI agents hostage and is accused of murder, Will and Ormewood discover some evidence which could prove their innocence. Meanwhile, Angie struggles with sobriety when she finds out her former abuser is free.

    Director: Eric Dean Seaton

    Writer: Adam Toltzis

  • You Don't Have to Understand
    8.0/10 310 votes

    #12 - You Don't Have to Understand

    Season 2 Episode 3 - Aired 2024-03-05

    With several civilians dead and one woman missing, Will and Faith question a suspicious pastor ahead of the councilman’s ribbon-cutting ceremony. Meanwhile, Angie joins Ormewood back in the field to investigate a sauna murder.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • It's Easier to Handcuff a Human Being
    8.0/10 270 votes

    #13 - It's Easier to Handcuff a Human Being

    Season 2 Episode 4 - Aired 2024-03-26

    Will and Faith investigate a small town haunted by the “Boo Hag,” where a suspect is quickly assumed, but connections to the past unveil unexpected surprises. Meanwhile, Ormewood investigates a TV star’s murder, and Amanda senses impending danger.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Why Is Jack's Arm Bleeding?
    8.0/10 178 votes

    #14 - Why Is Jack's Arm Bleeding?

    Season 2 Episode 8 - Aired 2024-05-07

    After discovering the body of a missing girl 13 years later, Will and Faith reopen the case leading to Will experiencing frequent flashbacks as they uncover the truth. Meanwhile, Angie and Ormewood investigate the death of a veteran.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • I'm a Pretty Observant Guy
    7.9/10 910 votes

    #15 - I'm a Pretty Observant Guy

    Season 1 Episode 2 - Aired 2023-01-10

    As the GBI continues its investigation on a missing girl, Will becomes frustrated with the suspect search, and Faith’s frustrations with her new partner reach unprecedented heights. Meanwhile, Angie is forced to evaluate her current relationships as she follows a new case with Ormewood and navigates her complicated history with Will.

    Director: Howard Deutch

    Writer: Liz Heldens

  • Two Hundred Dollars and a Bus Pass
    7.9/10 523 votes

    #16 - Two Hundred Dollars and a Bus Pass

    Season 1 Episode 8 - Aired 2023-02-28

    When a case that hits close to home comes across Will’s desk, he discovers there is more to the incident than meets the eye. Meanwhile, Angie and Ormewood investigate a murdered magician while uncovering some extra tricks that had been up his sleeve.

    Director: Geary McLeod

    Writer: Karine Rosenthal

  • It's the Work I Signed Up For
    7.9/10 319 votes

    #17 - It's the Work I Signed Up For

    Season 2 Episode 2 - Aired 2024-02-27

    Will confronts James at the prison, unraveling inmate secrets; Ormewood works on his familial relationships; Angie faces a pivotal moment that brings back memories from her past.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Pilot
    7.8/10 1,096 votes

    #18 - Pilot

    Season 1 Episode 1 - Aired 2023-01-03

    When a murder investigation reveals there’s more to the story than meets the eye, Special Agent Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) relies on his keen instincts and unique experience to uncover the truth. Along the way, he also reunites with a part of his past that helped shape him into the agent he is now.

    Director: Paul McGuigan

    Writer: Liz Heldens, Daniel T. Thomsen

  • My Stupid Detective Brain
    7.8/10 661 votes

    #19 - My Stupid Detective Brain

    Season 1 Episode 4 - Aired 2023-01-24

    With two dead victims and very few answers, Will and the GBI investigate a call from the state park police alongside the APD. Will, trying to get along with Ormewood for Angie’s sake, makes strides in his partnership with Faith after the two share some personal secrets.

    Director: Sheree Folkson

    Writer: Kath Lingenfelter

  • Should I Go Get My Tin Foil Hat?
    7.8/10 580 votes

    #20 - Should I Go Get My Tin Foil Hat?

    Season 1 Episode 6 - Aired 2023-02-14

    A double murder leads the GBI on a cyber-chase to investigate a software firm’s activity behind closed doors. Meanwhile, Angie does her best to ensure a key witness testifies in her case.

    Director: Lea Thompson

    Writer: Britta Lundin

  • The Look Out
    7.6/10 608 votes

    #21 - The Look Out

    Season 1 Episode 5 - Aired 2023-01-31

    When the wife of a local football hero is shot in a robbery gone wrong, Will is determined to quickly solve the seemingly simple case. Meanwhile, Angie and Ormewood investigate the murder of a local realtor in an investigation which quickly takes a dark turn.

    Director: Charles Randolph-Wright

    Writer: Daniel T. Thomsen

  • Unable to Locate
    7.6/10 572 votes

    #22 - Unable to Locate

    Season 1 Episode 7 - Aired 2023-02-21

    When the GBI discovers that a neo-Nazi organization is planning an attack, they prioritize the case to protect innocent people. Meanwhile, Angie faces a potentially life-changing scenario and investigates a sneaker release gone wrong with Ormewood.

    Director: Patricia Cardoso

    Writer: Henry 'Hank' Jones

  • Don't Let It Happen Again
    7.3/10 817 votes

    #23 - Don't Let It Happen Again

    Season 1 Episode 3 - Aired 2023-01-17

    Will and Faith’s investigation into a small-town murder has large implications when a connection is drawn to a decades-long, covered-up cold case. Meanwhile, the death of a security guard perplexes Angie while she contemplates an unexpected dinner invitation from Ormewood, which may rehash some memories from their past.

    Director: Howard Deutch

    Writer: Inda Craig-Galván