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What Lies Beneath
Season: 1
Episode: 20
Original airdate: April 30, 2019
Written by: David Amann
Directed by: Vince Misiano
Episode chronology
Previous episode: Conflict of Interest
Next episode: Appearances


When a controversial senior leader from Egypt comes to New York for a heart transplant, OA struggles to balance his personal opinion with his professional duty when he is assigned to the security detail.


Main Cast

Guest Stars

  • Nasser Faris as Ahmed El-Masri
  • Tarek Bishara as Tarek
  • Titus Makin as Agent Art Perkins
  • Sydney James Harcourt as Aaron
  • Michael Benyaer as Zev Solin
  • James Madio as Fire Chief Sims
  • Karim Sioud as Karim Mohammed


  • Jason Liebman as Agent Hopper
  • Sean Donnelly as Store Owner
  • Bethany Caputo as Carol Detmer
  • Ron Scott as Police Chief Bailey
  • Carmen Lamar Gonzalez as Bomb Tech Carla Flores
  • Collin Meath as Agent #1
  • Melissa Joyner as FBI Agent
  • Derek Hedlund as Special Agent JT
  • Clyde Baldo as Motel Manager
  • Marissa Carpio as ER Doctor
  • Kareem Ghaleb as Bellboy
  • David Gibson as Engineer
  • Phillip Taratula as Bald Man
  • Paul Sadlik as State Cop
  • Matthew Streeter as SWAT Operator
  • Jason Mello as Agent Holt


Background information and Notes


FBI season 1
Episodes PilotGreen BirdsPreyCrossfireDoomsdayFamily ManCops and RobbersThis Land is Your LandCompromisedThe Armorer's FaithIdentity CrisisA New DawnPartners in CrimeExposedScorched EarthInvisibleApexMost WantedConflict of InterestWhat Lies BeneathAppearancesClosure
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