When this fails, she warns Alex, who is soon picked up by an irritated Claire. The next month, the season was extended to 22 episodes. In the end, Alex holds Shelby hostage, Ryan and Simon plot together, and Clayton announces Alex' status as an escapee is now shoot-to-kill. Ryan helps Alex get information on her father, leading to a confrontation with Liam, who reveals a secret from their fathers' pasts. Yes, the terrorist hasn't strapped a bomb on Simon's chest and used him as leverage to get Alex to cooperate. Trainees who remained with the team as the bomb was being defused have passed the test, and demonstrated their readiness to sacrifice themselves for the country. Miranda Shaw, her mentor from Quantico, helps her to escape.
Elias finds out about Simon's past in Gaza, and Miranda finds out that Ryan is an undercover agent and worries that he is spying on her. She probably shouldn't be in the same room as Simon. Will's weird sock drawer and his determination to figure out what Caleb is up to makes things a little bit entertaining. What else went down this week? The trainees' task of the week had the potential to be entertaining. Drew tells Alex to drive Ryan's truck, which has a nuclear bomb in it.
But it accomplishes what the opener of a whodunit needs to do: establish a wide range of plausible suspects and spark our interest in the mystery and the hero. Natalie is allowed to continue. Archived from on May 17, 2016. Then she escapes from the venue, leaving Shelby behind. Could I have stopped the bombing? Will has breathed some life into these storylines, and I'm interested again. Alex asks Raina, who is no longer working for the Bureau, to distract Ryan by pretending to be Nimah.
Ryan and Nimah spy on Alex using Ryan's desktop computer. In the present timeline, Ryan discovers that Miranda was being watched, which does not line up with their explanation for everything. Claire guiltily tells Alex that she will check him into rehab in four days when her campaigning is over; Caleb blames himself for his father's death and takes drugs to cope. Simon and Alex are the only ones who have unraveled. In May 2015, the show was ordered to series, with an initial order of 13 episodes for the 2015 network-television season. In the present, Caleb takes over the investigation, prompting Simon to bug his computer, but it turns out that Shelby is the one Caleb is investigating.
Raina must step up to the plate when Nimah leaves Quantico. Meanwhile, Alex encounters Ryan, undercover with his ex-wife Hannah, still pining for her. Their search for revenge ends up dry in Croatia. It debuted with strong numbers, averaging 8. She decides to stay with Nimah. Ahmed March 13, 2016 2016-03-13 3. It also built by 36% on its lead-in , which had a 1.
The two work together to trace the caller to a definite location and find Will, who is sick, and says he created a nuke. However, at Alex's house, the terrorist says that the switch was made. After Alex realizes that Ryan lied about his work assignment, she breaks off their relationship again. Simon learns that a lab near the auditorium of Claire's campaign office was broken into, suggesting the possibility that the assassination attempt was a cover. As glad as I am that Alex isn't rolling over, I need to see her take some kind of precautions. Meanwhile, Shelby, still upset at Caleb for ruining her chance at bringing her parents to justice, sabotages him by telling his mother his goings-on.
Having switched with Shelby, Alex is able to access her dad's journals from Omaha. After hearing this from Iris, Shelby confronts Caleb and calls Clayton to take down her parents. At the time of the drop, the terrorist asks for Simon. The two prevent Senator Haas' assassination at the cost of Hannah's suspension. Later, Acosta was promoted to series regular.
In the present timeline, Alex broadcasts a video, with the help of Duncan Howell and Mia, who work for the hacktivist group 'The Unknown', stating her side of the story. The website reported an 82% approval rating with an average rating of 6. Season one aired on Sundays in the United States at 10:00 p. Meanwhile, Clayton asks Caleb to erase any trace of his affair with Shelby, leading Caleb to stumble upon evidence that might exonerate Alex. At Miranda's house, one of the terrorists holds her, Raina, and Charlie hostage. Alex receives a phone call from an anonymous individual who claims to be the one she is looking for and requests a meeting with her. Liam wants Ryan to get Alex to quit Quantico.
Our team played a part in the command center bombing. I like that Simon wasn't. By then Shelby believes that Alex could not have bombed Grand Central and does not give up Simon and Ryan. When Simon and Alex find one of them — Raina — she explains they have infiltrated a terrorist group across the street and are trying to find out when its next attack is planned. Miranda says in her interrogation that she assigned Raina and, as a result, is removed as teacher; Ryan is assigned to substitute for her. Nimah and Raina make up, and Nimah encourages Raina to pursue Simon.
Shelby reveals the story about Samar to Iris. He denies knowing anything about the bombing itself. After the attack, Liam thanks Drew and says that he belongs at Quantico. Meanwhile, Caleb tells Will that his alternate persona, Mark Raymond, is used for infiltrating a group called Sistemics so that he can rescue his friend. Told using dual timelines, the narrative switches between the present, where Parrish runs from captivity to prove her innocence, and the past, which shows her training at the academy with her fellow recruits as details about their lives and relationships with one another are revealed. I'm not sure what kind of precautions Alex should take, but I feel like she should take some.