Killing Eve

10 Best Episodes of Killing Eve - Season 1

A security consultant hunts for a ruthless assassin. Equally obsessed with each other, they go head to head in an epic game of cat-and-mouse.

Written by Sophie and last updated on jan 30, 2023.

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Killing Eve - S1E1

#8 - Nice Face (Season 1 - Episode 1)

MI5 security officer Eve Polastri is bored in her job and yearns for a more exciting life. When a Russian politician is murdered, Eve is tasked with protecting the only witness and soon finds herself on a collision course with a violent and extraordinary assassin, Villanelle.

The episode was rated 7.70 from 3554 votes.

Killing Eve - S1E6

#7 - Take Me to the Hole! (Season 1 - Episode 6)


A female assassin is taken into custody in Russia, and Eve and Carolyn head out to Moscow to negotiate access. She could hold the key to the organization that runs Villanelle. Meanwhile, Villanelle is smuggled into the same Russian jail. It's a grim and brutal place, where not even Villanelle is safe.

The episode was rated 7.73 from 2692 votes.

Killing Eve - S1E2

#6 - I'll Deal With Him Later (Season 1 - Episode 2)

In the aftermath of her recent assignment, Villanelle is ordered to take a break. Never one to do as she's told, she goes ahead with her next mission regardless. Meanwhile, Eve is given a dream opportunity to join a secret MI6 unit tracking Villanelle and the shady organization she works for.

The episode was rated 7.77 from 3180 votes.

Killing Eve - S1E3

#5 - Don't I Know You? (Season 1 - Episode 3)


When Villanelle kills a Chinese colonel at a kink clinic in Berlin, Eve and Bill travel out to investigate. While Eve and Bill chase up a number of promising leads, Villanelle enjoys the cat-and-mouse of their proximity. But as they draw closer, Eve comes to realize that this is much more than a game.

The episode was rated 7.79 from 3035 votes.

Killing Eve - S1E4

#4 - Sorry Baby (Season 1 - Episode 4)

Intel from Berlin points to the existence of a mole, prompting Eve to undertake her first surveillance operation. Meanwhile, Villanelle is sent to England to eliminate a member of British Intelligence. Villanelle wonders, could it be Eve?

The episode was rated 7.80 from 2874 votes.

Killing Eve - S1E7

#3 - I Don't Want To Be Free (Season 1 - Episode 7)


Tensions are running high as the situation in Moscow escalates, and Eve starts to question who she can trust. Despite the danger, with her sights firmly set on Villanelle, Eve goes rogue. With both women under pressure, the stakes are higher than ever.

The episode was rated 7.87 from 2733 votes.

Killing Eve - S1E5

#2 - I Have a Thing About Bathrooms (Season 1 - Episode 5)

Having survived a terrifying close call with Villanelle, Eve now has the mole ensconced in a safe house and is buzzing. They have an exciting opportunity to glean information and crack this thing open.

The episode was rated 7.87 from 2786 votes.

Killing Eve - S1E8

#1 - God, I'm Tired (Season 1 - Episode 8)


Villanelle's mission is proving anything but straightforward, forcing her to take drastic measures. Meanwhile, Eve makes a shocking discovery, which leads her right to Villanelle and an electrifying confrontation from which neither will emerge unscathed.

The episode was rated 7.94 from 2683 votes.

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