The Hero Season 1
S01 E01Jun 6, 2013
Courage Jun 6, 2013 Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson welcomes nine strangers as they move into an upscale Panamanian penthouse together, each with hopes of being crowned "The Hero." With up to a million dollars at stake, the contestants quickly realize that this will be no ordinary contest, as they must climb and hang from skyscrapers, navigate dark underground bunkers and face tough moral dilemmas. In the end, there can only be one hero, and America will vote on the winner. In the War Room, a sudden change of heart shocks the group. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson serves as mentor and motivator to the contestants.
S01 E02Jun 13, 2013
Teamwork Jun 13, 2013 This week's challenges have the contestants pushing an all-terrain vehicle through the streets of Colon City, flying in helicopters and navigating a dangerous "dry dock" as it fills with water rushing in from the Panama Canal. Shaun is offered a temptation, while Patty begins to overcome a huge fear. Tensions rise in the War Room. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson serves as mentor and motivator to the contestants.
S01 E03Jun 20, 2013
Trust Jun 20, 2013 With trust issues already growing, contestants are offered temptations as they navigate the Panamanian jungle and handle huge snakes in the Team Challenge. In the Hero Challenge, one contestant must climb atop a towering bridge. Shaun comes to Athena's side when the house questions her motives. In the War Room, Athena stands tall. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson serves as mentor and motivator to the contestants.
S01 E04Jun 27, 2013
Heart Jun 27, 2013 At the beginning of this week's episode, a huge twist is revealed by Dwayne Johnson. Then in this week's Team Challenge, contestants take death-defying leaps off a building and climb 40 stories up an abandoned elevator shaft. Someone must attempt a daunting open-water swim through the ocean in the Hero Challenge. No one is safe. In the War Room, Dwayne asks the heroes to find their warrior spirit for the toughest challenge yet. And Charles makes a stirring plea. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson serves as mentor and motivator to the contestants.
S01 E05Jul 11, 2013
Honesty Jul 11, 2013 Contestants must take a lie detector test as part of the team challenge; one contestant is tear-gassed; Lydia bares her soul in the war room.
S01 E06Jul 18, 2013
Endurance Jul 18, 2013 Contestants test their skills with primitive weapons and navigate an underground cave; the contestants fight to prove who is the most heroic.
S01 E07Jul 25, 2013
Sacrifice Jul 25, 2013 Contestants rappel down the tallest building in Central America; the contestants make their final pleas to America.
S01 E08Aug 1, 2013
Season Finale Aug 1, 2013 The contestants are reunited; America's vote for "The Hero" is revealed.