Covert Affairs (2010–2014)
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As McQuaid's health hangs in the balance, Annie heads on a reconnaissance mission in Istanbul. Meanwhile, Arthur takes the reigns at McQuaid Security and Calder recruits a new asset.


Stephen Kay


Matt Corman (created by), Chris Ord (created by) | 1 more credit »


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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Piper Perabo ... Annie Walker
Christopher Gorham ... Auggie Anderson
Kari Matchett ... Joan Campbell
Hill Harper ... Calder Michaels
Nic Bishop ... Ryan McQuaid
Peter Gallagher ... Arthur Campbell
Shawn Doyle ... Aleksandre Belenko
Oded Fehr ... Eyal Lavine
Lynn Collins ... Olga Akarova
Nazneen Contractor ... Sydney
Rossif Sutherland ... Tony
Daniel Kash ... Mashkov
Shailene Garnett ... Joan's Assistant
Rachel Wilson ... Nurse Susan
Izaak Smith ... Tech


While McQaid recovers in hospital, the only lead after the diplomatic DC bombing suggests that his late deputy Caitlin's lover, Georgian diplomat Aleksandre Belenko, is orchestrating everything. Annie goes to Istanbul, where his arms dealer is meeting his henchman for more deliveries, but Mossad friend Eyal Lavine buts her to the punch and executes him. Belenko arrives in person, and stands a confrontation dashingly. Calder meanwhile recruits his ex-lover Sydney to spy electronically on Russian embassy 'client' Mashkov. Written by KGF Vissers

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Oded Fehr has also played a Mossad operative on The Blacklist (2013), and the Mossad Deputy Director on NCIS (2003). See more »


As Annie hops on a motorcycle to chase the bad guys, she has no sunglasses on. Moments later, without taking her helmet off or taking her hands off the controls, she has her sunglasses on. This is likely because the woman driving the motorcycle is a stunt double. See more »


Calder Michaels: So, I guess we'll be in touch soon.
Sydney: Yeah.
Calder Michaels: [puts large amount of cash on the counter] The amount we agreed upon. You earned it.
Sydney: The intel on his phone. Was it valuable?
Calder Michaels: I believe so.
Sydney: Then... Am I still valuable? To you? I mean, will you need me to keep... dating Mashkov?
Calder Michaels: [sighs] That will be helpful, yes. But listen, if you're having second thoughts, or if you want to interact with someone else at the Agency, you just say the word.
Sydney: [shakes her head] If I'm gonna keep doing this, I don't wanna do it for ...
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6 November 2014 (USA) See more »

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