The Best Episodes of Covert Affairs

Glass Spider

#1 - Glass Spider 8.53

Season 3 - Episode 8

After it's discovered that Jai was investigating Simon Fischer when he was killed, bringing Simon in becomes Arthur's top priority. In the hopes of protecting Simon, Annie requests that she be allowed to bring him in herself.

Directors: Stephen Kay
Levitate Me

#2 - Levitate Me 8.49

Season 4 - Episode 10

Annie makes a desperate attempt to take down Henry. Elsewhere, Calder and Annie finally face off.

Directors: Felix Alcala
Trompe le Monde

#3 - Trompe le Monde 8.42

Season 4 - Episode 16

Calder wonders if Joan is the only person he can trust when he returns to the United States with good news. Elsewhere, Annie and Auggie continue their work to bring Henry to justice.

Directors: Stephen Kay
World Leader Pretend

#4 - World Leader Pretend 8.38

Season 2 - Episode 10

While Annie runs the extraction of a Chinese scientist named Shen Yue who is willing to defect, she runs into complications and is forced to make a difficult choice.

Directors: Kate Woods
Half a World Away

#5 - Half a World Away 8.37

Season 2 - Episode 7

Auggie is aided by a flight attendant (Rebecca Mader) while on his vacation to the international jazz festival in Istanbul. His trip turns into a mission when he inadvertently records the voice of the man who injured him during the war in Afghanistan.

Directors: Félix Alcalá
Welcome to the Occupation

#6 - Welcome to the Occupation 8.34

Season 2 - Episode 8

When a covert CIA operative and friend of Joan's gets caught up in a hostage crisis in Mexico, Annie and Joan are sent to assess the situation under the cover of being a news team. But when Arthur decides that they need additional backup, he sends Ben Mercer to assist them.

Directors: John Fawcett
Suffragette City

#7 - Suffragette City 8.34

Season 3 - Episode 9

As the life of one the Agency’s best hangs in the balance, the team works to discover the truth after it’s revealed that one of their own might not be who they thought.

Directors: Felix Alcala
Letter Never Sent

#8 - Letter Never Sent 8.32

Season 2 - Episode 16

Annie and Danielle's vacation in Stockholm turns dangerous when Danielle is mistaken for a spy, putting her life in danger.

Directors: Allan Kroeker
Bang and Blame

#9 - Bang and Blame 8.31

Season 2 - Episode 3

The leak of a CIA Trainee's name brings Annie back to The Farm with the sensitive task to find the culprit without being exposed herself which would end her own CIA career.

Directors: Allan Kroeker
The Last Thing You Should Do

#10 - The Last Thing You Should Do 8.31

Season 3 - Episode 3

When a situation develops while Auggie is visiting Parker in Africa, Annie, Joan and Lena have to find a way to work together to bring him back safely.

Directors: Felix Alcala
There Goes My Gun

#11 - There Goes My Gun 8.30

Season 4 - Episode 15

Annie, Auggie and Calder go on an unauthorized mission to Hong Kong in the hope of apprehending Henry's courier. Meanwhile, Joan and Arthur reveal a traitor who's been hiding in plain sight.

Directors: Stephen Kay
Hang Wire

#12 - Hang Wire 8.28

Season 4 - Episode 9

Annie must stop Teo from committing a terrible act. Elsewhere, Auggie discovers Calder's allegiances and Arthur seeks help in defending the Campbell name.

Directors: Jamie Barber
Let's Dance

#13 - Let's Dance 8.28

Season 3 - Episode 10

The CIA attempts to obtain proof that an enemy is hiding in Russia, in the hopes of bringing them to justice.

Directors: Andrew Bernstein
Lady Stardust

#14 - Lady Stardust 8.28

Season 3 - Episode 16

When a fellow spy is taken hostage, Annie travels to Amsterdam to eliminate Khalid once and for all.

Directors: Renny Harlin
Sad Professor

#15 - Sad Professor 8.26

Season 2 - Episode 9

Annie learns that her college professor Mark Ramsay was secretly working for the CIA when he was killed tracking a Pakistani spy ring. The CIA asks Annie to find the missing intel using her connection to Ramsay's widow Safia.

Directors: J. Miller Tobin
River Euphrates

#16 - River Euphrates 8.26

Season 4 - Episode 14

Annie travels to New York after receiving new intelligence. Elsewhere, Arthur's court date looms nearer, and Joan finds a solid lead.

Directors: Christopher Gorham
Rock 'n' Roll Suicide

#17 - Rock 'n' Roll Suicide 8.26

Season 3 - Episode 11

When Annie's mission in Russia goes awry, landing her in prison, Auggie, Joan, and Arthur work with an old friend to bring her home safely.

Directors: Stephen Kay
When the Levee Breaks

#18 - When the Levee Breaks 8.23

Season 1 - Episode 11

Annie is forced to confront her past when Ben Mercer walks into CIA Headquarters.

Directors: Allan Kroeker
The Wake-Up Bomb

#19 - The Wake-Up Bomb 8.23

Season 2 - Episode 11

Annie feels lonely during some downtime following a failed mission in Venice. Another assignment soon comes up, however, involving a chef tied to a Basque separatist movement.

Directors: Stephen Kay
Sound and Vision

#20 - Sound and Vision 8.22

Season 3 - Episode 2

Annie and Auggie are brought together for a DPD assignment, sending them to Spain to acquire a computer virus that China also wants to obtain.

Directors: Stephen Kay

#21 - Uberlin 8.22

Season 2 - Episode 12

While on the trail of Isaak Von Hagen, a known money launderer, Annie prepares to turn his wife, Elsa, into a CIA asset.

Directors: Jonathan Glassner
Good Advices

#22 - Good Advices 8.22

Season 2 - Episode 2

Annie meets Mossad agent Eyal Lavin again when they both try to turn a secretary working at the Syrian embassy in Paris into an asset.

Directors: Ken Girotti
A Girl Like You

#23 - A Girl Like You 8.22

Season 2 - Episode 13

Annie is sent to find Mossad agent Eyal Lavin after it's discovered he's in Washington D.C. posing as a CIA operative.

Directors: Stephen Kay
The Outsiders

#24 - The Outsiders 8.21

Season 2 - Episode 6

Annie and Reva are captured near the Polish-Belarusian border by a man (Peter Stormare) working for the secret Soviet police when they try to deploy surveillence cameras in the Bialowieza Forest. Meanwhile Jai assembles an extraction team to rescue them in Belarus.

Directors: Marc Roskin
All the Right Friends

#25 - All the Right Friends 8.19

Season 2 - Episode 4

Annie runs into a set up when she tries to exchange a spy named Carlo Reni in Argentina. They escape the assassin and go on the run, trying to find the one responsible before the assassin can finish the job.

Directors: Stephen Kay