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The Messengers Season One Episode Guide

By on April 9, 2015

Pictured: Diogo Morgado as The Man -- Photo: Ursula Coyote/The CW

Episode 1×04 “Drums of War”

WAR IS UPON US — The Horseman of War will be speaking at an international energy summit and it is up to our heroes to figure out which attendee is the victim and which is the Horseman before someone dies.

Meanwhile, one of the Messengers is in jail and The Man (Diogo Morgado) is determined to keep him there.

Shantel VanSanten, Anna Diop, JD Pardo, Jon Fletcher, Joel Courtney, Craig Frank and Sofia Black D’Elia also star.

Guy Bee directed the episode written by Carl Binder (#104).

Original airdate 5/8/2015.


Episode 1×03 “Path to Paradise”


On the hunt for the Horseman of War, Joshua (Jon Fletcher), Erin (Sofia Black D’Elia) and Peter (Joel Courtney) make great strides for the group.

Raul (JD Pardo) and Vera (Shantel VanSanten) are more hesitant to believe and when they stray, there are unforeseen consequences.

But when Vera discovers her gift, she finally starts to re-think her purpose.

Craig Frank, Anna Diop and Diogo Morgado also star.

Cherie Nowlan directed the episode written by Oanh Ly (#103).

Original airdate 5/1/15


Episode 1×02 “Strange Magic”


Drawn together by destiny, Vera (Shantel VanSanten), Erin (Sofia Black D’Elia), Joshua (Jon Fletcher), Raul (JD Pardo) and Peter (Joel Courtney) convene together where they meet the mysterious Rose (Anna Diop).

Rose reveals that they are angels and their mission is to find and stop the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse from bringing about the Rapture.

Meanwhile, The Man’s (Diogo Morgado) real identity is revealed and he continues to tempt Vera with clues about her missing son.

Craig Frank also stars. Duane Clark directed the episode written by Trey Callaway and Eoghan O’Donnell (#102).

Original airdate 4/24/15.

Episode 1×01 “Awakening”


A mysterious object plummets to Earth, sending out a shock wave that causes five strangers to perish, only to miraculously come back to life moments later.

The group includes Vera (Shantel VanSanten), a struggling radio-astronomer searching for her missing son; Erin (Sofia Black-D’Elia), a young mother desperate to protect her seven year old daughter (guest star Madison Dellamea) from an abusive ex-husband (guest star Lane Garrison); Peter (Joel Courtney), a troubled high school student; Raul (JD Pardo), a federal agent looking to escape his dangerous and violent undercover assignment; and Joshua (Jon Fletcher), a charismatic second-generation televangelist.

Most mysterious of all is the figure known only as The Man (Diogo Morgado), who offers Vera the one thing she wants most in life – if she will help him with one morally complicated task which puts her on a collision course with Rose (Anna Diop), a nurse who has been in a coma for seven years.

Drawn together by fate and biblical prophecy, the “Messengers” soon learn they have supernatural gifts that might be the only hope for preventing the impending Rapture.

Craig Frank also stars. Stephen Williams directed the episode written by Eoghan O’Donnell (#101).

Original airdate 4/17/2015.


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