Beauty and the Beast

10 Best Episodes of Beauty and the Beast

Detective Catherine Chandler is a smart, no-nonsense homicide detective. When she was a teenager, she witnessed the murder of her mother at the hands of two gunmen and herself was saved by someone – or something. Years have passed and while investigating a murder, Catherine discovers a clue that leads her to Vincent Keller, who was reportedly killed in 2002. Catherine learns that Vincent is actually still alive and that it was he who saved her many years before. For mysterious reasons that have forced him to live outside of traditional society, Vincent has been in hiding for the past 10 years to guard his secret – when he is enraged, he becomes a terrifying beast, unable to control his super-strength and heightened senses.

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#1 - Bridesmaid Up! (Season 1 - Episode 9)

When Catherine’s dad gets remarried, the bride-to-be and her bridesmaids try to find the daughter-of-the-groom a date for the wedding. Uncomfortable with being set up, Cat reluctantly admits that she’s seeing somebody and confides to Vincent that she wishes he could be her date. At the wedding reception, Cat learns about a research grant that Evan received to study the mutant DNA cells found at local crime scenes. When she tells Vincent about Evan’s theory of how the cells are changing to become more animal-like and less human, she encounters an unexpected detour that could change the course of their relationship. Meanwhile, Tess and Joe cross the line romantically despite the fact that Joe is a married man.

The episode was rated 8.12 from 363 votes.

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#2 - Tough Love (Season 1 - Episode 14)


After a dinner where Cat introduces Vincent to Heather ends badly, Heather enlists Tess to stage an intervention with Cat. Evan receives an interesting proposition that could change the course of his cross species investigation and at an event to honor Joe, Heather goes missing and Vincent is forced to make a tough decision that saves her life.

The episode was rated 8.10 from 326 votes.

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#3 - Partners in Crime (Season 1 - Episode 17)

Cat is forced to reveal things that she had been keeping from Tess to salvage their relationship, and to protect Vincent. Gabe is suspicious of everyone in the department, while Evan witnesses Cat doing something that changes his opinion of her, making him even more determined to track down the beast.

The episode was rated 8.06 from 326 votes.

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#4 - Déjà Vu (Season 2 - Episode 22)


Cat searches for a way to thwart Gabe and finds her answer in an unexpected place: the journal of her ancestor, which makes Cat fear the only way to stop Gabe is by killing Vincent.

The episode was rated 8.05 from 297 votes.

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#5 - Heart of Darkness (Season 1 - Episode 18)

Evan confesses his love to Cat and admits that he tipped off Muirfield to Vincent’s whereabouts. Meanwhile, Gabe finds evidence that someone in the department is a mole who was working with the vigilante.

The episode was rated 8.03 from 333 votes.

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#6 - About Last Night (Season 2 - Episode 16)


In order to prevent Sam from destroying a large group of people, Cat and Vincent are forced to revisit a romantic destination from their past, which enables them to come to a new realization about what they mean to one another.

The episode was rated 8.02 from 326 votes.

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#7 - Insatiable (Season 1 - Episode 16)

After taking their relationship to a new level, Cat and Vincent are forced to deal with reality when someone appears to be the framing the vigilante. Evan finds proof that Cat knows more than she is letting on about the beast. Muirfield and the police are closing in on Vincent and this time there is no escape, so J.T. and Cat come up with an extreme solution. Meanwhile, Tess following a tip, finds something that will forever change her relationship with Cat.

The episode was rated 8.01 from 340 votes.

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#8 - Never Turn Back (Season 1 - Episode 22)


When secrets about Cat’s family are revealed, it will change everything Cat knew about her past. Vincent finds himself staring his demise in the face; while Gabe takes drastic measures get some answers.

The episode was rated 7.99 from 350 votes.

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#9 - Any Means Possible (Season 1 - Episode 15)

New Assistant District Attorney Gabe Lowan arrives at the precinct, suspicious that cases involving the vigilante are being mishandled, and wanting answers. Cat is determined to protect Vincent at any cost, which includes tracking down a witness and threatening him at a gala masquerade ball. Meanwhile, Vincent worries he may lose control if he gets romantically involved with Cat.

The episode was rated 7.98 from 334 votes.

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#10 - Guess Who's Coming to Dinner? (Season 2 - Episode 7)


In an attempt to find out who Vincent's handler is, Cat enlists in the help of her father and invites Vincent to Thanksgiving dinner, which ends in disaster.

The episode was rated 7.98 from 316 votes.

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    #11 - Destined (Season 3 - Episode 13)

    Season Finale- Cat and Vincent will be forced to work together as a couple in ways they never have before if they hope to defeat their destined foe in Liam, who will do everything he can to expose Vincent as a beast in order to destroy their love.

    The episode was rated 7.98 from 314 votes.

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    #12 - Trust No One (Season 1 - Episode 13)


    Cat and Vincent are unsure if they can trust Alex with the truth about his past. Evan realizes that Claire, the woman he is dating, is hiding things from him. Heather meets and falls for Joe's younger brother Darius, and Vincent tries to win over Cat with romantic gestures for Valentine’s Day.

    The episode was rated 7.97 from 326 votes.

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    #13 - Catch Me If You Can (Season 2 - Episode 15)

    Feeling pulled between her current boyfriend and her ex, Cat has to decide between Gabe and Vincent. While Cat and Vincent work together to save Sam’s latest victim, Cat’s decision gets complicated when she and Vincent find themselves in a compromising situation.

    The episode was rated 7.95 from 309 votes.

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    #14 - Redemption (Season 2 - Episode 14)


    When some of Gabe’s acquaintances go missing, Cat and Vincent must come together to save them. Vincent ends up returning to the hospital where he was an intern, allowing him to see what his life could have been.

    The episode was rated 7.94 from 313 votes.

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    #15 - Date Night (Season 1 - Episode 21)

    Cat and Vincent go on a date out in public in an attempt to be a normal couple, which backfires on them. Meanwhile, Gabe reveals some information that gives Cat hope they can find a cure for Vincent.

    The episode was rated 7.94 from 312 votes.

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    #16 - Reunion (Season 2 - Episode 5)


    Cat gets a blast from the past as she attends her high school reunion, where she uncovers more of her past than she ever anticipated. Meanwhile, Vincent meets up with one of his old military buddies who is hiding a very dangerous secret.

    The episode was rated 7.94 from 324 votes.

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    #17 - Anniversary (Season 1 - Episode 20)

    On the anniversary of her mother's death, Cat asks Gabe to attend her family's annual remembrance of Vanessa, which makes Vincent incredibly jealous. Cat learns some information that makes her think her mom might still be alive and when a sniper shoots the mayor at a public event, Vincent finds evidence that links Gabe to the sniper.

    The episode was rated 7.93 from 316 votes.

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    #18 - Cold Turkey (Season 1 - Episode 12)


    Cat suspects Muirfield might know Vincent's whereabouts and in spite of her vow to go cold turkey, she is forced to interrupt his romantic cabin getaway with Alex in order to save their lives. Meanwhile, Evan finds a bug in his lab and becomes increasingly suspicious of J.T..

    The episode was rated 7.93 from 329 votes.

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    #19 - Held Hostage (Season 2 - Episode 11)

    A group of criminals looking to steal a rare necklace in Tori's possession takes Cat, Tori and Tess hostage at the precinct, leaving Vincent as their only hope for help. Vincent is forced to make a decision since helping could reveal his true identity to the entire force.

    The episode was rated 7.92 from 330 votes.

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    #20 - Till Death (Season 2 - Episode 13)


    In an effort to track down Sam’s captor, Vincent and Cat have to work together on Valentine’s Day, which forces Cat to evaluate whether she wants to be in a relationship with Gabe.

    The episode was rated 7.91 from 324 votes.


    Last updated: jan 30, 2023

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