Below is a complete The Closer episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual The Closer episodes are listed along with the The Closer episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. The Closer episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. “Good Housekeeping” and “Split Ends” are included on this poll, along with many more. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the The Closer episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.
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Season 1 Episode 1: Deputy Chief Brenda Leigh Johnson struggles to get over her past problems while dealing with co-workers who resent her jump to the elevated position of deputy police chief.
Season 1 Episode 2: Brenda investigates the unusual murder of Heather Treman), a high-profile model and the wife of movie star Dean Treman.
The Big Picture
Season 1 Episode 3: Brenda investigates the death of a high-priced Russian call girl whose client list reveals the name of Danny Booth, an Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer and close friend of Brenda's boss, Pope.
Season 1 Episode 4: Brenda follows the trail of a suspected sniper who is assassinating members of the East Side Catorces, one of the city's most notorious gangs.
Season 1 Episode 5: Brenda investigates the murder of a psychiatrist who has been involved in a controversial clinical trial for a new drug to treat teen depression and anxiety.
Season 1 Episode 6: Brenda investigates the murder of a U.S. Congresswoman's daughter, who may have been targeted because of an online personal ad involving role-playing in a fantasy "rape" scene.
You Are Here
Season 1 Episode 7: A date between Brenda and Fritz is interrupted by a call that a prominent judge has been shot and killed.
Season 1 Episode 8: Brenda delves into a case involving an attack on a gay man. The man, who had just been at a bar with his partner, was beaten to death with a baseball bat.
Season 1 Episode 9: A young Mexican girl, whose mother and cousin are illegal immigrants working for a wealthy American family, is found murdered.
The Butler Did It
Season 1 Episode 10: A wealthy octogenarian dies just months after marrying a young stripper. After his widow then dies of an overdose, attention turns towards the butler as a possible suspect.
Season 1 Episode 11: Brenda and her team are assigned to investigate the murder of an Iranian businessman and his driver in a medical center parking deck.
Season 1 Episode 12: Faulty evidence from a botched murder investigation three years ago is revealed after the body of woman believed to have been the original murder victim of a death-row killer shows up in the morgue.
Standards and Practices
Season 1 Episode 13: The conflict between Brenda and Taylor reaches the boiling point when Brenda is charged with "conduct unbecoming."
Season 2 Episode 1: Things don't add up when an LA cop turns up dead. Brenda and her team race against the clock to get to the truth, while tension increases between the Priority Homicide Division and the Robbery-Homicide Division.
Season 2 Episode 2: Brenda deals with an unexpected visit from her fussy mother, Willie Ray, which puts Brenda's plan to move Fritz into her house on hold. Meanwhile, Brenda investigates the death of a jury member in the trial of an Armenian mob boss.
Season 2 Episode 3: Brenda investigates the shooting of three youngsters, one of whom is the son of Taylor's friends.
Season 2 Episode 4: Brenda probes the murder of a young woman at a high-priced restaurant. Among the suspects are a corrupt investor, who had previously been investigated for murder, and her husband, an ambitious chef.
To Protect and Serve
Season 2 Episode 5: Provenza and Flynn are shocked to discover a dead body in Provenza's garage. However, Provenza persuades Flynn not to report it until after they get back from a big Dodger game for which they have tickets.
Out of Focus
Season 2 Episode 6: Brenda investigates the death of a paparazzo who appears to have killed himself by jumping from a hotel window.
Head Over Heels
Season 2 Episode 7: After finding severed body parts in a dumpster, Brenda determines that the victim was a popular porn star who had AIDS.
Season 2 Episode 8: After fishermen discover the badly decomposed bodies of a mother and daughter in the Los Angeles harbor, evidence points to ritual suicide.
Season 2 Episode 9: A bereaved mother contacts Brenda and the Priority Homicide Division regarding the death of the woman's son, accusing his doctors of murder.
The Other Woman
Season 2 Episode 10: Brenda is called to testify in a custody hearing between Pope and his estranged wife. Realizing that the proceedings may reveal Brenda's past relationship with Pope, Brenda worries that her squad's trust in her will be damaged.
Season 2 Episode 11: Brenda gets into a minor traffic accident but ignores protocol and leaves the scene so she can hurry to the location of a multiple homicide involving the smuggling of illegal immigrants.
No Good Deed
Season 2 Episode 12: Brenda investigates the death of a teenager who was expected to testify that a man convicted of murdering a Korean couple was not actually the culprit.