How to Watch the Finale of ‘Ransom’ Live Online

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Tonight is the season finale of Ransom on CBS. There will be two new episodes, including the finale, airing tonight.

If you don’t have cable or can’t get to a TV, you can watch CBS live on your computer, phone or streaming device by signing up for one of the following cable-free, live-TV streaming services:

Amazon Prime: If you have Amazon Prime or want to start a free 30-day trial of Amazon Prime, you can watch all CBS content (both live and on-demand) via the CBS All-Access Amazon Channel, which comes with a 7-day free trial.

Once you’re signed up for both Amazon Prime and the CBS channel, you can then watch CBS live on your computer via the Amazon website, or you can watch on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the Amazon Video app.

CBS All Access: This service lets you watch a live stream of your local CBS channel (most markets included), as well as all of CBS’ on-demand library. It’s ultimately the same as the above option, only you’re watching through CBS’ digital platform rather than Amazon’s. You can sign up for a free 7-day trial, and then you can watch CBS live on your computer via the CBS website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the CBS app.

Hulu With Live TV: In addition to their extensive Netflix-like streaming library, Hulu now also offers a bundle of live TV channels, including CBS (live in most markets). You can sign up for “Hulu with Live TV” right here, and you can then watch a live stream of CBS on your computer via the Hulu website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the Hulu app.

FuboTV: CBS (live in select markets) is included in the “Fubo Premier” channel package. You can sign up for a free 7-day trial, and you can then watch CBS live on your computer via the FuboTV website, or on your phone, tablet or streaming device via the FuboTV app.


Preview

In an interview with CBS, Frank Spotnitz, an executive producer on Ransom, spoke about how the show has been building towards a “sensational” finale.

“Damien… returns, and we got more insight into Eric’s state of mind through Damien’s questioning than we have thus far because Eric was compelled to answer Damien’s questions. His daughter’s life was at stake. In the end, you have a feeling that actually Damien meant for Eric to retrieve his daughter… it wasn’t a victory. In the season finale, that anxiety is confirmed and we see what Damien is really up to and the ultimate cost that Eric will have to pay.”

For those new to the show, Ransom stars Luke Roberts, Sarah Greene, Brandon Jay McLaren, and Nanzeen Contractor. The plot revolves around hostage negotiator Eric Beaumont as he tries to get into the minds of criminals to save lives.

So far, the show has averaged a .27 in the 18-49 demographic and 2.472 million viewers. For comparison, the first season of the show averaged a .43 in the 18-49 demo and 3.457 million viewers.

At this point, it is unclear if the show will be renewed for a third season. As TV Series Finale points out, “The show has done well internationally so it could be renewed with or without CBS’ interest in a third season. On Saturday nights, Ransom draws about the same ratings as CBS’ “crimetime” reruns so I suspect they’d have to get a good deal to purchase another season.”

Renewed or not, be sure to tune into the season finale tonight on CBS from 8pm ET- 10pm ET.


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