|Presented by||Anderson Cooper|
|No. of contestants||10|
|The Mole||Kathryn Price|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of episodes||9|
|Original release||January 9 –|
February 28, 2001
The first season of The Mole aired on ABC in 2001. It was produced by Stone Stanley Entertainment and was released to DVD by Eagle Rock Entertainment on March 8, 2005. The season was hosted by news reporter Anderson Cooper and featured American contestants; it was filmed mainly in France, Monaco, and Spain.