Francis's relationship Tusk becomes strained as tension with China escalates. Meanwhile, he must face down the Senate. Republicans.
While Francis is forced to stay in the Capitol with Donald Blythe, Claire gives an explosive interview.
While the Underwoods gain a mysterious new ally, Francis open negotiations with a Chinese billionaire. Meanwhile, Lucas attempts to expose the Vice President.
Having to deal with a military crisis abroad and issues at home, Francis decides to remove the Tusk problem permanently. Meanwhile, Jackie Sharp and Claire have a run-in.
Francis must face being questioned by a Special Prosecutor. Meanwhile, Stamper must face some truths and Remy Danton attempts not to choose sides.
Francis discovers that he has been shut out and Claire finds that she must sacrifice something dear to her. Meanwhile, Stamper attempts to get back on top of things.
With an outraged nation, Francis could have to step down. Meanwhile, Claire experiences the consequences of their actions and Stamper rushes to tie up any loose ends.
A deranged playwright who kills critics escapes from lockup, and Shawn and Gus must find him before he murders again. The case, however, takes a musical turn.
In the spirit of Thanksgiving, the gang tries to make amends with those they have wronged in the past.
Lloyd follows up on a clue regarding Damien with detrimental results. The rest of the team are assigned to find Max Morris, a former circus performer and talented escape artist.
The guys knuckle down to help a frantic Ray get his kidnapped daughter back from Damien.
An ex navy seal with mental health issues violently escapes from prison, his mind set on revenge against his former government contractor employer. The team set out to catch him, and maybe figure out where his paranoia originates.moreless
A convict who can no longer take the abuse he gets from a guard escapes to find the love of his life, Lorraine. Lorraine has told him that she loves him and will wait for him even though he is serving a life sentence for killing her abusive father. Upon realising that she was lying and has actually moved on with her life, he kidnaps her.moreless
The team hunt a female fugitive, who may have been assisted by a prison volunteer.
The team investigates how a jailed convict managed to execute the perfect crime without leaving prison.
An inmate goes off the rails after receiving damning medical news.
A member of the team is kidnapped after a police informant's connections to a serious criminal are uncovered.
A gang of vicious criminals escape prison via an underground tunnel. The Breakout Kings find themselves cooperating with the FBI after learning one of the gang members is actually an undercover agent. When it starts to look like the undercover agent may have been turned, the pressure is on for the Kings to hunt them down and discover the truth. All the while, the team must struggle with the loss of one of their own.moreless
A serial killer whom Lloyd helped put away escapes from prison. The program is put in jeopardy when Charlie is offered a promotion.
During her son's funeral, Carmen Vega a vicious drugs queen-pin makes a violent and lethal escape. Her plan is to get the cartel back in order and eventually enthrone her surviving son, Cesar. She will stop at nothing to do this even killing members of her own family and gang. The Breakout Kings smell a rat however when they always seem to be one step behind their prey and things go from bad to worse when they realise that they must capture Carmen, not only to ensure their month off their sentence but also because she is responsible for the kidnap of Shea's girlfriend.moreless
When an armoured car full of prisoners flees from the back of an 18-wheeler truck, which has just crashed into the prison, the Breakout Kings are tasked with their capture. The leader of the fugitives, a Madoff-like man called Ronald Barnes, will stop at nothing to make his escape and will kill anyone who gets in his way.moreless
A violent schizophrenic with the skills of an outdoor survivalist and a history of ritualistic killing is off his meds and on the hunt. His prey, Debbie Myers, is a beautiful, young television host. After killing an orderly, he escapes and the one thing on his mind is finding Debbie, taking her to a special place in the Adirondack Mountains and consummating their "love" through a bizarre and violent ceremony which will surely end up with Debbie being killed.moreless
The Breakout Kings are assigned to track down a notorious hitman-for-hire who has escaped from prison and gone on a killing spree.
Prison guards are left bemused when Andre, a dapper and somewhat cunning jewel thief escapes just in time for the biggest payday of his life. The clock is ticking for the team to work out exactly what he's up to and foil his plans before it's too late. Meanwhile Erica and Shea beg Ray to grant them conjugal visits.moreless
Two cons use the coffin of a recently poisoned and rather large fellow inmate as a Trojan Horse to make their escape. While one escapee is only after his loot so he can live the life of Riley, the other is bent on revenge and when he brutally murders a prison guard, this causes friction between them and increases the urgency of the chase.
As an incentive for the Kings, Ray promises a steak dinner to the member of the team who most proves their worth on the case.
The race is on for the team to catch a modern-day Bonnie and Clyde after a cop is killed during a crime and killing spree following their escape: if the law enforcement agencies catch them first the Kings don't get a reduction in their sentences. Meanwhile, Julianne thinks about getting romantic with one of the Kings.moreless