A look at the inner workings of the CIA.
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »
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 Carl Reese (45 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 Terri Lowell (45 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 Joshua Nankin (45 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 Jackson Haisley (45 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 Robert Quinn (35 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 Lex (35 episodes, 2001-2003)
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 Tom Gage (31 episodes, 2002-2003)
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 Matt Callan (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 Lisa Fabrizzi (23 episodes, 2001-2002)
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 A. B. Stiles (22 episodes, 2002-2003)

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A look at the inner workings of the CIA.

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What kind of people would risk their lives to work for the CIA? You're about to find out. See more »

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Drama | Thriller

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20 September 2001 (USA)  »

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La agencia  »

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(44 episodes)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show was originally conceived as a look at how the CIA was surviving in the post-Cold War era. When the World Trade Center was destroyed, it changed the entire focus of the show and required the replacement of the character of Alex Pierce. See more »

Quotes

A.B. Stiles: You know, my daddy told me "When you go to war, always carry an American gun. That way, if you're captured, you tell them 'When my grandfather went to Germany to fight the Nazis, he carried this pistol, and it never jammed on him once.' And then you tell them 'When my father went to Vietnam to fight the Cong, he carried this pistol, and it never jammed on him once.' And while you're telling them this
[pulls a Glock from an ankle holster]
A.B. Stiles: you shoot them with an Austrian gun and come home alive.
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Connections

Referenced in The District: Shell Game (2002) See more »

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Last Show???
18 May 2003 | by (Alexandria, VA) – See all my reviews

I'm really afraid that the last episode of The Agency was broadcast tonight. I will miss this show. Yes, the storylines were good and contained just enough suspense and humor, but the real strength of this show was the character development. As I'm a veteran government bureaucrat, it was such a treat to watch The Agency. Unlike in so many Hollywood action shows, the characters here were not superhuman. You could easily picture Jackson Haisley at a Sat AM kids soccer match, Lex & Stiles watching a Skins game at the sports bar, Terri & Joshua doing some lunchtime shopping at Tyson's Corners or Georgetown, or Carl at Kennedy Center. Even the satanic Robert Quinn was just a guy trying to do the best job he could for his country. And who wouldn't want to have a boss like ex-Senator Gage. That collection of characters and the actors who portrayed them would have fit well into scores of offices around the beltway. Stiles was borderline at first, but even he became real. Not supermodels, not superbeings. Just normal folks. They and the show will be missed. Please smarten up, CBS!


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