|Running Time:||42 min|
|Production Company:||Warner Bros. Television, Bad Robot Productions, Good Butter Productions|
|Created by:||J. J. Abrams, Josh Reims|
|Produced by:||J. J. Abrams, Bryan Burk, Josh Reims|
|Selected Cast:||Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Boris Kodjoe, Ben Schwartz, Mekia Cox, Carter MacIntyre, Gerald McRaney, ...|
|Episode Title:||1.06 Xerxes|
|Directed by:||Stephen Williams|
|Written by:||Michael Foley|
|Air Date:||October 27, 2010 (USA)|
After renowned weapons dealer, Xerxes, hides the formula to a dangerous and lethal biological weapon in a painting, Shaw assigns Steven and Samantha the task of traveling to Tuscany to secure the painting and capture Xerxes. When the assignment requires Samantha to assume a previous cover and partner with Steven's enemy, Clive, the Blooms learn that teaming together is not as easy as they thought. Meanwhile, Hoyt's attraction to Clive's assistant proves to be instrumental in finding the culprit.
Sean plays Clive Garrity, an MI6 Agent and former undercover partner of Samantha Bloom, who also happens to know her husband Steven. Clive is a charming, cocky man who likes to ruffle Steven's feathers but he is also a good agent and dedicated to catch Xerxes which almost ends up costing him his life when he discovers the real identity of the thief.