"Olek Drops a Dime"
Season 1, Episode 1
Origins Olek Drops a Dime
Air date January 22, 2013
Written by David Schickler
Jonathan Tropper
Directed by Greg Yaitanes
Episode Guide
"A Thief, Not a Killer"

"Olek Drops a Dime" is the first episode of the first season of Banshee: Origins and, therefore, the first episode of the series overall. It first aired on January 22, 2013. The episode was written by Executive Producers David Schickler and Jonathan Tropper and directed by Executive Producer Greg Yaitanes.



Olek steps into an alley to make a phone call and when he answers the phone he asks for the Albino. The man tries to explain that he is finishing a workout, but Olek demands to talk to him now. Olek asks him what he has found out and the Albino tells him that Hood got himself locked in solitary so he couldn't get the information he wants. Olek demands results but the Albino retaliates by saying if he wants him out to buy the warden. Albino tries to assure Olek that once he comes out he will use everything at his disposal to make Hood talk.Olek explains that he wants the Albino to find out where Ana is and the Albino wonders if Mr. Rabbit knows about this call. Olek tells him not to worry about it and hangs up and flashes back to when he Anna and Hood all hung out.




This webisode and The Phone Call take place at the same time with this webisode focusing on Olek's perspective of the call.


Banshee Season 1 Origins - Olek Drops a Dime (Cinemax)

Banshee Season 1 Origins - Olek Drops a Dime (Cinemax)

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