Meet Annie Walker (Piper Perabo, Coyote Ugly): smart, stunning and the CIA's newest field operative in one of their most secretive branches. Suddenly summoned by headquarters for active duty one month before training is over, she's quickly thrown into a shadowy world full of cons, killers and international crime rings. What she doesn't know is there's something-or someone-from her past that her bosses want badly enough to put her in harm's way. She just has to survive long enough to find out why.
From the producer of the Bourne films comes the action-packed first season of the smash-hit espionage series, with co-stars Christopher Gorham (Ugly Betty) and Sendhil Ramamurthy (Heroes), and guest stars Peter Gallagher (The O.C.), Eriq La Salle (ER), Lauren Holly (NCIS), Liane Balaban (Last Chance Harvey) and Anna Chlumsky (My Girl). Critics are praising it as "the best new drama series of the season" (Francine Brokaw, suite101.com).
Universal Studios Home Entertainment has today announced that the USA Network show is coming to DVD with Covert Affairs - Season 1
. The 3-disc set running 494 minutes will be available on May 17th
, at a cost of $59.98 SRP. Video is anamorphic widescreen, and audio options include English Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround and English DVS Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo. English subtitles are also on board. Extras, if any, haven't been mentioned. Nor is there any sign at all of a Blu-ray Disc format release for this show. Here's an early "temp" look at the package art; it may be subject to change: