Mike needs a professional 'false flag' (fake identity) to go and find his enemy in Washington D.C. without being caught by the FBI. Corporate spy, Lucy Chen, is prepared to help him, if he helps Evelyn find her son Jasper. He was picked up at school by her husband, accountant Doug Baker, a crime suspect. Alas, Michael isn't the only user of a fake identity.
Did You Know?
Lucy Lawless and Bruce Campbell have worked together before in the long running series Xena Warrior Princess. Lawless played Xena, and Bruce played a recurring guest star named Autolucus. Bruce also played this character on the series Hercules The Legendary Journeys of which Xena was a spin off. See more
Michael's description of a False Flag as a false identity is incorrect. A false identity is referred to as a 'legend'. A False Flag is a recruitment where the target is lead to believe they are working for a friendly power when they really have been working for an enemy. A very appropriate title for this episode. See more
Assassination is one percent shooting, ninty-nine percent preparation: anticipating moves, devising approaches, recruiting sources, finding the perfect opportunity so the bullet's almost an after-thought. Usually that's when a target's on the move, when there are too many variables to control them all... There are ways to lessen the risk: an armed escort, taking an unpredictable route to your destination, having back-up in a trail car. But ultimately, as long as the assasin knows ...
Written by Les J. Correa
and Amy Correa
and Pablo Rodriguez Escobar
Performed by Amy Correa
and Pablo Rodriguez Escobar See more