Scoop: PERSON OF INTEREST on CBS - Tuesday, February 18, 2014
"Nothing To Hide" - The number comes up for an Internet entrepreneur in the business of eliminating people's privacy, but finds his own being rapidly stripped away. As his life spirals out of control, Reese tries to protect him while Finch calls on Shaw, Carter and Fusco for help finding whoever is after him. Meanwhile, Carter finds herself unexpectedly paired with new rookie partner, Mike Laskey, on a rebroadcast of PERSON OF INTEREST, Tuesday, Feb. 18 (10:01-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. (Originally broadcast 10/1/13.)
PERSON OF INTEREST is a crime thriller about an ex-CIA agent and a mysterious billionaire who prevent violent crimes by utilizing an all-seeing machine that can predict the events before they happen. Although they have successfully prevented numerous crimes thanks to The Machine's omniscience, Reese and Finch now face an uncertain future. The Machine is being Hunted by various forces and has moved itself to an unknown location in a surprising act of self-preservation. In addition, it has begun communicating not only with Finch, but with Root, a dangerous hacker who views The Machine as a deity and believes she is serving a higher purpose by protecting it. Detective Carter, Reese and Finch's longtime ally, was tragically murdered after successfully taking down the criminal organization HR. Her death leaves Detective Fusco, who credits Carter with helping him redeem his corrupt past, to carry on her legacy. As they await new numbers, Reese and Finch, now joined by Shaw, a lethal operative left for dead by the government, can only wonder where The Machine's evolving intelligence will lead them next, and what imminent threat it seems to be preparing them for.
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