It's 1715 on the Bahamian island of Santa Campana, the first functioning democracy in the Americas, where the diabolical pirate Edward Teach, a.k.a. Blackbeard, reigns over a rogue nation of thieves, outlaws and miscreant sailors. Part shantytown, part marauder's paradise, this is a place like no other on earth - and a mounting threat to international commerce. To gain control of this fearsome society, Tom Lowe, a highly skilled undercover assassin, is sent to the buccaneers' haven to take down the brilliant and charismatic Blackbeard. But the closer Lowe gets, the more he finds that his quest is not so simple. Lowe can't help but admire the political ideals of Blackbeard, whose thirst for knowledge knows no bounds - and no law. But Lowe is not the only danger to Blackbeard's rule. He is a man with many villainous rivals and one great weakness - a passionately driven woman whom he cannot deny.
The tale takes place on the island of New Providence in the Bahamas. This unique place of piracy, theft and outlaws is reigned by the fearsome pirate captain Edward Teach, known as Blackbeard. But a scheme has been designed to throw Blackbeard from his throne. An assassin, Tom Lowe, is sent with the task to execute the pirate leader. However, as Lowe moves closer towards Blackbeard, he starts to admire his ideas and involvement in the rogue society. And of course, Lowe will not be Blackbeard's only enemy.
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Crossbones Airs: Friday
Crossbones Status: Ended
CROSSBONES - General Information
Series Premiere: May 30, 2014 Classification: Scripted Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama Network: NBC Airs: Friday at 10:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
CROSSBONES - Season 1 -- 9 Episodes
1x1 -- May 30, 2014 -- The Devil's Dominion 1x2 -- Jun 06, 2014 -- The Covenant 1x3 -- Jun 20, 2014 -- The Man Who Killed Blackbeard 1x4 -- Jun 27, 2014 -- Antoinette 1x5 -- Jul 11, 2014 -- The Return 1x6 -- Jul 18, 2014 -- A Hole in the Head 1x7 -- Jul 25, 2014 -- Beggarman 1x8 -- Aug 02, 2014 -- Crossbones 1x9 -- Aug 02, 2014 -- Blackbeard