Season one aired on Sundays in the United States at 10:00 p. They track the wire in her apartment to one of Shelby's companies and search for evidence at her house. At Quantico, Alex learns from Liam that her father was a special agent. Later, the agents are horrified to learn that there is a third bomb that detonates in the command center. Alex calls Ryan at the hospital; he tells her he does not remember who shot him, but he knows it was not her. Back at Quantico, the recruits are given individual assignments, only to realize they are all connected as part of a lesson to look about the bigger picture.Next
Caleb brings the others to a political soiree where Shelby finally meets his mother Claire Haas, but his resentment toward his parents has disastrous consequences for his relationship with Shelby. In early March, was chosen to play Alex's love interest Ryan Booth, while and rounded out the cast in the final co-starring roles as trainees Shelby Wyatt and the twins Nimah and Raina Amin, respectively. Iris learns the truth about Shelby's parents conning her from Caleb. They are eventually given their assignment to infiltrate the Islamic Front cell which Hamza Kouri leads. 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. Raina must step up to the plate when Nimah leaves Quantico.Next
After Alex realizes that Ryan lied about his work assignment, she breaks off their relationship again. The Senator takes Alex to her home and reveals Caleb, who is now a drug addict. She visits her apartment to collect evidence and is almost caught by Natalie. 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. The same month, and were cast in recurring roles as and Elias Harper. Liam wants Ryan to get Alex to quit Quantico. Then she escapes from the venue, leaving Shelby behind.Next
In July 2015, joined the cast in the role of Liam O'Connor. In May 2015, the show was ordered to series, with an initial order of 13 episodes for the 2015 network-television season. 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 fails to prove to Liam that Alex is to blame for the release of the asset. Nimah plays matchmaker for Simon and Raina but, in the end, Simon catches the twins together in their room.Next
In the present, Alex, Nimah, and Natalie learn of Simon's disappearance from a battered Elias and find him with a detonator taped to his hand in the hotel where the Democratic delegates are staying. Meanwhile, Charlie discloses to Raina the names of his kidnappers. Shelby learns that Samar was working for her parents, who faked their deaths. This results in Drew confronting him during class, as Liam was responsible for supplying the guns used to shoot Drew's fiancée. When she realizes that only someone from her class at the Academy could have framed her, Alex tries to figure out which one of her fellow recruits had a hidden agenda during training. Ryan and Alex discuss their future before he departs.Next
Shelby reveals the story about Samar to Iris. Shelby goes to Sistemics to learn what Caleb is up to. She learns that her dad and Liam made a critical mistake, and their handler burned a piece of evidence to keep the bureau out of further trouble. At Miranda's house, one of the terrorists holds her, Raina, and Charlie hostage. Meanwhile, Nimah is ready to infiltrate Hamza's terrorist cell, but Raina is having second thoughts and considers leaving with Simon. Caleb's and Will's attempts to infiltrate Sistemics go wrong, resulting in Haas being forced to beat up Will with Shelby as a witness.Next
The two prevent Senator Haas' assassination at the cost of Hannah's suspension. Hannah reveals that she made the switch and believes Alex. When Caleb examines Agent Goodwin's body, he notices that her phone is missing, and that her body was made to look like she was caught in the explosion. However, at Alex's house, the terrorist says that the switch was made. On trial, despite believing otherwise, Alex reverses her position stating that Elias had no accomplice. 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.Next
Raina and Miranda each have to speak with a group regarding Raina's infiltration of the cell. Shelby knows that Simon is officially undercover for Clayton; Ryan also discovers it. However, Alex is forced to abandon this idyllic existence when Ryan Jake McLaughlin persuades her to help him rescue Shelby Johanna Braddy from a notorious international arms dealer known only as The Widow, who is holding her hostage. As the terrorist calls, Simon plugs something into Alex's phone and then tells her to pick up. While Caleb rests at Alex's apartment, she finds Shelby at the Bureau, installing new software. Nimah finds that Raina has been meeting with Charlie's kidnappers, at Miranda's request, and Will finds that Caleb has a second persona which he uses to meet with Samar. Meanwhile, in the future, Alex contacts Claire Haas in order to find her missing friends and discovers what happened to Caleb.
Shropshire and Lori Ball were the editors for multiple episodes. Meanwhile, in the future, Simon continues to help Alex try to find the terrorist at great risk to himself. Alex attempts to make the switch. 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. With help from Clayton, Caleb and Shelby try to find Samar and her kidnappers, only to learn that she has not been kidnapped. It also built by 36% on its lead-in , which had a 1. Liam convinces her to beg Alex to turn herself in during a television press conference.Next
Alex and Brandon take down someone involved in child pornography, and Alex learns more of what happened to Ryan in Chicago. They are locked in a classroom with a bomb left by Brandon Fletcher. The images should not contain any sexually explicit content, race hatred material or other offensive symbols or images. 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. Having switched with Shelby, Alex is able to access her dad's journals from Omaha. His affair with Shelby has gone public, ruining her career. He has taken them back to Quantico, where he plans to detonate the nuclear bomb.