Before Hang On To Yourself, the third season premiere of Covert Affairs (USA Network, Tuesdays, 10/9C), has even gotten past the teaser, every changes – explosively!
Continue reading Covert Affairs: BOOM Goes The Dynamite!
In the second season finale of Covert Affairs [USA Network, Tuesdays, 10/9C] Annie’s vacation turns into a study in frustration – and terror – when a last-minute courier assignment goes wrong.
Continue reading Covert Affairs: Sisters On Deadly Vacation!
While Sendhil Ramamurthy may be best known for playing Mohinder Suresh on Heroes, his time on Covert Affairs [USA Network, Tuesdays, 10/9C] – as Jai Wilcox – is certainly allowing him to stretch in other directions – and winning him new fans.
Last week, I had the opportunity to take part in a conference call Q&A with the charming Mr. Ramamurthy – where he explained why Jai hasn’t been as prominent in the first part of the show’s second season, and teased how that arc was going to pay off over the season’s last three episodes – which begin this week.
Continue reading Covert Affairs’ New Director of Special Projects Teases The Final Three Episodes of Season Two!
USA’s cool spy series Covert Affairs [Tuesdays, 10/9C] returns with a bang this week. Some people, it seems, require something more than a wake-up call…
Continue reading Covert Affairs Returns With A Wake-Up Bomb!
Practically since the series debuted, Covert Affairs’ [USA, 10/9C] blind tech wizard, Auggie Anderson, has fascinated the show’s fans. As has been mentioned in past episodes, Auggie wasn’t born blind; he was a soldier who was blinded on a mission in Tikrit, Iraq. This week’s episode, Half A World Away, tells that story.
Continue reading Covert Affairs Revelation – How Auggie Was Blinded!
Covert Affairs [USA Network, Tuesdays, 10/9C] follows the adventures of rookie CIA operative Annie Walker [Piper Perabo] as she tries to balance her personal and professional lives. At work, blind tech whiz Auggie Anderson [Christopher Gorham] has her back.
I took part in a teleconference Q&A with Perabo and Gorham on Friday in support of the show’s second season. As these things go, it was pretty enjoyable – both because I’m a fan of the show and because Perabo and Gorham are cheerful, intelligent, articulate and fun to chat with.
Continue reading Covert Affairs’ Piper Perabo and Christopher Gorham Tease Show’s Sophomore Season!
It’s taken a while, but with Covert Affairs [USA, Tuesdays, 10/9C], Christopher Gorham seems to have finally gotten himself on hit series. This week’s episode, Communication Breakdown, finds Gorham’s character, blind tech wizard Auggie Anderson getting the chance to go back into the field, though it’s not under the most auspicious circumstances.
Continue reading Auggie Gets Back Into The Field on This Week’s Covert Affairs!
In a recent Q&A conference call, Sendhil Ramamurthy talked about becoming Jai Wilcox on the USA Network’s new hit series, Covert Affairs [Tuesdays, 19/9C], how he came to get the role and, among other things, some of the things that surprised him – both in terms of the show, and in terms of things he learned about the CIA.
Continue reading Sendhil Ramamurthy Talks Covert Affairs And The Surprising Things He’s Learned From The Series!
Covert Affairs [Tuesdays, 10/9C] is the latest series to produce solid ratings for the ISA Network. The breezy-with-a-dark-undercurrent series was created by executive producers Chris Ord and Matt Corman [pictured above with series star Piper Perabo and executive producers Doug Liman, Dave Bartis] – who took time from their duties as overseers [executive producers] of the show to speak with a select group of bloggers/journalists, including yours truly.
Continue reading Covert Affairs’ Creators Hold Forth on USA’s Newest Hit!
As you might expect from executive producer Doug Liman, USA’s new series, Covert Affairs [Tuesdays, 10/9C], is a high-tempo ride that somehow manages to maintain a solid balance between character and action. Premiering after White Collar’s second season opener, Affairs introduces rookie CIA agent Annie Walker [Piper Perabo] – a gung ho trainee who is smart, uniquely attractive, speaks six languages and knows a fair amount of Krav Maga.
Continue reading Covert Affairs Roars Onto USA!