Escaped convict Luke Cage, who is trying to keep a low profile in Harlem despite his super-strength and near-invulnerability, gets drawn into danger when a pair of cousins try to take control of the neighborhood.moreless
Pop tries to arrange a parlay between Cornell and Chico, using Luke as a go-between. However, things don't go according to plan.
To avenge Pop's death and to bring Cornell down, Luke starts hitting Cornell's stash houses across Harlem. However, Cornell soon figures out who is responsible.
After Scarfe is badly wounded, he turns to Luke for help and offers the evidence to put Cornell away in return. Meanwhile, Claire seeks out Luke and reminds him that she saved his life once.moreless
While Mariah sees her political empire crumble around her, Cornell tries to get a handle on his own problems by blackmailling Luke into working for him.
Luke is forced to go on the run when an enemy from his past comes after him with bullets capable of penetrating his skin. Meanwhile, Misty suspects Mariah of involvement in Cornell's brutal murder, but Mariah claims Luke did it.moreless
While Misty faces a psychologist over her recent loss of control, Claire and Luke track down Burstein in the hopes that the doctor can remove the shrapnel that is slowly killing Luke.
While Luke learns the truth about Reva, Mariah and Stryker cement their alliance and Mariah uses a black boy's beating at police hands to rile the community.
While Misty tries to track down Stryker, Stryker fends off disloyalty within and without. Meanwhile, Shades and Mariah reach out to Luke, offering a parley.
To determine the fate of Harlem, Luke battles a powersuit-enhanced Stryker. However, even if he defeats his nemesis, there's still a prison charge hanging over his head.
The new alliance between the rebels and the crew of the Nathan James makes an attempt to rescue Dr. Scott from the Avocet headquarters. The crew back at the ship makes an attempt of their own to regain control of the Nathan James.moreless
The team vows to help Charlie when she leaves the CIA to track down Omar Fatah.
Charlie and President Payton must decide what they are willing to sacrifice in order to apprehend Sheikh Hakam, the world's most wanted terrorist. The President also has to find a way to the keep the secret mission secret while she attends the Correspondent’s Dinner at the White House.moreless
When a terrorist escapes custody, Charlie and Lucas help the FBI with the search.
Charlie and her team work to prove that a sorority girl is actually an active member of Ar Rissalah's U.S. terrorist cell. Charlie also has to deal both with the possibility of having been betrayed by one of her closest allies and, despite her best efforts, not being able to prevent an attack on the homeland.moreless
After The Revolutionary Forces of Colombia (FARC) kidnap a man from a Panamanian prison, Charlie returns to Langley to coordinate the rescue operation. Meanwhile, Maureen struggles to fill in for Charlie as the President's briefer and the bomb squad is called when a suspicious backpack is found in front of the Washington Monument.moreless
Numerous photos of national landmarks featuring an Arabic symbol surface. Meanwhile, Charlie is in Yemen to make contact with her asset; Nick's masked captor leads him to his next mission; Lucas oversees an interrogation at Langley; and President Payton must make a difficult decision.moreless
President Payton, with Charlie and Maureen, flies to Qatar for a meeting with the prime minister regarding the future of American military bases in the country.
President Payton has many questions for Nick Vera in the wake of a leak of a convoy-attack report. Meanwhile, Charlie flashes back to the convoy attack, revealing she's been hiding a secret from Payton, and a reporter is granted an exclusive interview.moreless
When Charlie and Nick receive threatening text message, Nick sets out to determine their source. Meanwhile, Charlie flashes back to her initial interactions with Omar Fatah and Senator Green leaks some of the unreleased convoy attack report which causes the President to question Charlie's loyalty.moreless
Charlie has flashbacks of Midnight City, where she first met Nick. In other developments, Charlie springs into action when militants kidnap 21 Nigerian girls, and President Payton has trade talks with the Chinese president.moreless
A stranded Russian submarine in the Bering Sea, which was hacking into America's undersea cables, presents a delicate situation. Also, President Payton selects a new CIA director.
Charleston Tucker (Katherine Heigl) reflects on the one-year anniversary of her fiance's death at the hands of a terrorist in the series premiere of this political drama centering on a top CIA analyst who assembles the President's daily briefing. Alfre Woodard stars as President Constance Payton.moreless
Detective Corcoran asks the Sixth Precinct coppers to help him figure out the truth behind Donovan's strongholds in Five Points. Morehouse's marriage is threatening his business ventures. The Freemans tackle community bigots while striving to maintain their freedom.moreless
Detective Corcoran is stunned when Eva is sent to the tombs for attempted murder. Doing his best to get help from those in power he finds that Donovan is of no help, as he's involved in an upcoming political and business deal. Doctor Freeman seeks out Morehouse with an idea to aid the city.moreless
Both Five Points and Uptown try to console Detective Corcoran who is in shock after finding Ellen dead. Doctor Freeman is determined to find a cure for the illness that is spreading through Five Points. Morehouse fights to protect his family and ensure that part of his past is kept hidden.moreless
Detective Corcoran's investigation hits a dead end. Doctor Freeman must deal with a cholera outbreak as it spreads through Five Points. Elizabeth attempts to assist with Morehouse business. Donovan recruits Eva to expand influence within his own affairs. Corcoran leans Ellen is pregnant and is once again at odds with Maguire.moreless
Detectives Corcoran and Maguire are forced to work together on a murder case. Morehouse makes a tough choice about Kennedy's trial. Elizabeth returns from Virginia with Sara's mother. Eva and Ellen find out they have some common secrets.moreless
The search continues for the missing girl. Sam's new career in reality television puts the light on some of his colleagues' personal lives. Sam's mother needs his help when her boss gets sick.moreless