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Agent X - S1 Episode Synopses

Two-Hour Series Premiere: "Pilot" – Sunday, Nov. 8, at 9 p.m. (ETT/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
After her inauguration, newly elected Vice President Natalie Maccabee (Sharon Stone) is initiated into a covert world of danger by her chief steward, Malcolm Millar (Gerald McRaney) and Chief Justice Caleb Thorne (James Earl Jones). Contrary to what the public believes, the job of Vice President is far from ceremonial. In fact, enshrined in a secret version of the Constitution is a section endowing Natalie with her own secret agent, John Case (Jeff Hephner), to be deployed in times of crisis. Natalie quickly finds herself in play when the daughter of FBI Director Stanton (Jamey Sheridan) is kidnapped, and authorities are helpless in rescuing her.

Directed by Peter O'Fallon
Written by William Blake Herron
Created by William Blake Herron

 

Two-Hour Series Premiere: "The Enemy of My Enemy" – Sunday, Nov. 8, at 10 p.m. (ETT/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
One of John's old nemeses, terrorist Malik Ahmad, steals an arsenal of nuclear warheads and a scientist to activate them. John is forced to work with his enemy Olga Petrovka in order to destroy them and rescue the scientist. Meanwhile, Natalie and Malcolm endeavor to protect John's identity from an FBI investigation.

Directed by Peter O'Fallon
Written by William Blake Herron
Created by William Blake Herron

                                                                                                                             

"Back in Your Arms" – Sunday, Nov. 15, at 9 p.m. (ETT/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
John breaks the protocol of the Agent X Brotherhood to protect his former lover, Pamela Richardson, from members of a Washington D.C.-based cabal intent on taking down the President. Meanwhile, Natalie, Malcolm, and Judge Thorne work to unmask the members of the conspiracy.

Directed by Peter O'Fallon
Written by Robert Port
Created by William Blake Herron

 

"The Devil and John Case" – Sunday, Nov. 22, at 9 p.m. (ETT/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
The cabal trail leads John to a lawless Mexican town, where he is drawn into a deadly feud between the local drug lord, nicknamed El Diablo, and the town's police chief, Luna. At the same time, Natalie probes into a romantic connection between her late husband, Steven, and the fiancé of her political adversary, Speaker of the House Miles Latham.

Directed by Felix Alcala
Written by Steven Kriozere & Mark A. Altman
Created by William Blake Herron

 

"Truth, Lies, and Consequences" – Sunday, Nov. 29, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
A biological weapon is used in a failed assassination attempt on a high ranking government official. John, Natalie, and Malcolm investigate the case, and quickly find themselves racing the clock to stop a domestic terrorist group from deploying the virus on a greater, catastrophic scale.

Directed by Kevin Bray
Written by Jesse Alexander
Created by William Blake Herron

 

"The Sacrifice" – Sunday, Dec. 6, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
John, incognito as a Secret Service Agent, accompanies Natalie on clandestine peace talks between the Mexican government and Marxist insurgents. When their helicopter is shot down by nefarious forces, the group is suddenly stranded in the middle of nowhere, hunted by some of the most dangerous men in the world.

Directed by Ute Briesewitz
Written by Samantha Stratton
Created by William Blake Herron

 

"The Long Walk Home" – Sunday, Dec. 13, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
John wakes up in an Odessa basement, imprisoned by an unexpected captor.  Meanwhile Malcolm desperately works to find and rescue John.

Directed by Jeff Wadlow
Written by Robert Port
Created by William Blake Herron

 

"Angels and Demons" – Sunday, Dec. 20, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
John travels in disguise to a party on a reclusive billionaire’s island, in the hopes of stealing a dangerous high tech weapon, code named Geryon.  At the same time, Natalie struggles to contain the latest fallout from the conspiracy against the President.

Directed by John Terlesky
Written by Steven Kriozere & Mark A. Altman and Anslem Richardson
Created by William Blake Herron

 

Two-Hour Season Finale: "Penultimatum" – Sunday, Dec. 27, at 9 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
John is blackmailed by a terrorist into going on a suicide mission, employing the Geryon to accomplish the catastrophic deed.

Directed by Rod Holcomb
Written by Jesse Alexander
Created by William Blake Herron

 

Two-Hour Season Finale: "Fidelity" – Sunday Dec. 27, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT) – TV-14-DLSV
John must rescue Natalie, Eckhart and a delegation of international leaders from a hostage crisis in the Paris Opera house.

Directed by Peter O'Fallon
Written by William Blake Herron
Created by William Blake Herron