10 Worst Episodes of V

A re-imagining of the 1980s miniseries about the world's first encounter with an alien race in which the aliens call themselves The Visitors, and have a seemingly friendly agenda that may or may not be a cover for something more malevolent.

Written by Sophie and last updated on oct 12, 2022.

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V - S1E7

#10 - John May (Season 1 - Episode 7)

Erica, Ryan and Jack go on a harrowing mission to find the legendary John May in order to rescue Georgie. Anna brings Chad aboard the Mothership for a story on her Live Aboard Program and Tyler confronts his mom about his mysterious past.

The episode was rated 7.62 from 264 votes.

V - S1E3

#9 - A Bright New Day (Season 1 - Episode 3)


Chad reports from the Peace Ambassador Center as 100 diplomatic visas are being issued to the first wave of American Visitors, with Anna getting the first, but not everyone agrees with the decision. Erica has been tasked to protect the V's and is tracking a death threat while paired with a V officer. Meanwhile, Ryan starts reaching out to his old friends to build up opposition forces and help fight the V's.

The episode was rated 7.62 from 322 votes.

V - S1E6

#8 - Pound of Flesh (Season 1 - Episode 6)

Anna introduces her pilot program to invite select groups of humans to stay on each of the 29 space ships, Ryan must deal with the fact that Valerie's pregnancy is wildly accelerated. Tyler learns a secret about his mom and one of the team makes a sacrifice to save Ryan.

The episode was rated 7.62 from 279 votes.

V - S1E8

#7 - We Can't Win (Season 1 - Episode 8)


Chad and Anna are in Geneva for the U.N. Energy Summit where Anna is going to present a gift of technology to the world. Meanwhile, Erica learns that the V Task Force is investigating The Fifth Column and Valerie goes on the run, knowing something is different about her baby and not sure she can trust Ryan.

The episode was rated 7.59 from 262 votes.

V - S1E4

#6 - It's Only the Beginning (Season 1 - Episode 4)

Erica works with new allies to uncover a biological threat they suspect the Visitors have been plotting. Aboard the mothership, Anna meets with a special guest, while managing the investigation into the murder of a V. Chad does a segment on the V Healing Centers demonstrating their amazing medical abilities, but finds himself conflicted by some of his findings.

The episode was rated 7.58 from 299 votes.

V - S2E3

#5 - Laid Bare (Season 2 - Episode 3)


Erica learns her partner, Malik, is a Visitor and must fight for her life - literally - to stop Anna from finding out she's Fifth Column. Meanwhile, Anna learns that Malik is missing and orders Ryan to find her, while Lisa realizes her body is beginning to change, causing her to become more and more like her mother.

The episode was rated 7.57 from 280 votes.

V - S2E2

#4 - Serpent's Tooth (Season 2 - Episode 2)

Anna and Diana square off in the dark bowels of the Mothership - Diana has been down there for 15 years and not had a single glimpse of Anna. Meanwhile, Erica has Tyler's blood analyzed, and learns the V's did something sinister to her when she was pregnant with him.

The episode was rated 7.55 from 291 votes.

V - S2E4

#3 - Unholy Alliance (Season 2 - Episode 4)


After the radical faction of the Fifth Column murders three Peace Ambassadors, Erica goes on a mission to hunt down their leader, Eli Cohn, a former Mossad agent. Meanwhile, as Jack and other priests around the globe begin to speak out against the Visitors, Anna heads to the Vatican in an effort to convince the leaders of organized religion that the Visitors truly are "of peace."

The episode was rated 7.51 from 270 votes.

V - S1E9

#2 - Heretic's Fork (Season 1 - Episode 9)

Erica, Father Jack and Hobbes realize that the V's know names and addresses of The Fifth Column members and must take drastic measures to protect them while, Ryan finally reveals to Val that he's a Visitor. And Chad, with the camera rolling for "Prime Focus", begins the process aboard the Mothership's Medical Bay to have his aneurysm removed.

The episode was rated 7.50 from 270 votes.

V - S1E2

#1 - There is No Normal Anymore (Season 1 - Episode 2)


Chad Decker hosts a debate about the V's. Suspicion arises from FBI investigator Erica who believes that the V's have different intentions to what they claim. Erica and Father Jack find themselves being tracked down by a seeker.

The episode was rated 7.47 from 367 votes.

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