You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

USA Renews ‘Covert Affairs’ for Fifth Season

NBCU cabler orders 16 episodes of spy drama featuring Piper Perabo

NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes.

The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten most-watched scripted cable series this summer, notching  about 3.96 milloin total viewers.

In a prepared statement, USA Network president Chris McCumber said the series “continues to be a cornerstone in our line-up of USA’s original signature dramas.”

The series’ fourth season continues Oct. 17 at 10 p.m. , following the season premiere of “White Collar.” The fourth-season finale is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 21.

Covert Affairs” is from Universal Cable Productions, and  was created, written and executive produced by Matt Corman and Chris Ord, It is executive produced by Doug Liman, David Bartis and Gene Klein through Hypnotic.  Stephen Kay and Sean Ryerson  also serve as executive producers.

More TV

  • THE HANDMAID'S TALE -- "The Word"

    'The Handmaid's Tale' Star Joseph Fiennes on Finding the Humanity in Fred

    NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten […]

  • AMERICA'S GOT TALENT -- "Live Quarter

    TV Ratings: 'America's Got Talent' Doubles 'Bachelor in Paradise'

    NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten […]

  • Ozark Season 2

    Review: 'Ozark' Season 2

    NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten […]

  • Donald Trump

    New Trump Podcast Imagines Being a Fly-on-the-Wall in the West Wing (EXCLUSIVE)

    NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten […]

  • 'Peaky Blinders' Case Study Opens 1st

    'Peaky Blinders' Case Study, Hosted by Jamie Glazebrook, To Open 1st London TV Pitchbox

    NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten […]

  • 'Full Frontal with Samantha Bee' TV

    Samantha Bee Plans Tweaks to 'Full Frontal'

    NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten […]

  • Tituss BurgessUnbreakable Kimmy Schmidt: Conversation with

    5 Things We Learned About Tituss Burgess From His Q&A With Tina Fey

    NBCUniversal’s USA cabler said it would pick up a fifth season of spy drama “Covert Affairs” that will consist of 16 episodes. The  drama series stars  Piper Perabo  as Annie Walker, a young CIA operative whose exceptional linguistic skills  make her valuable to the government agency. USA said the series was one of the ten […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content