- "Morning, Senators. You should all consider yourselves to be in my power. As long as everybody behaves, this will be quick and painless. Do nothing, and it will all be over soon."
- ―Cad Bane
The Senate hostage crisis took place at the Senate Office Building on Coruscant during the Clone Wars from which Bounty hunters employed by the Hutt Clan led by Cad Bane held the Supreme Chancellor Sheev Palpatine of the Galactic Republic and other senators hostage in order to free Ziro the Hutt from the Republic Judiciary Central Detention Center
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Lightsaber Lost" (Appears in "Newsreel" only)
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Hostage Crisis" (First appearance)
- Star Wars: The Clone Wars – "Hunt for Ziro" (Appears in flashback(s))