Sep. 22, 2011
Returning Series
60 min.
CBS TV Network

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Person of Interest

Former CIA paramilitary operative John Reese, who is presumed dead, teams up with reclusive billionaire Finch to prevent violent crimes in New York City by initiating their own type of justice. With the help of special surveillance equipment, they work "outside the law" to get the right criminals behind bars.

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Amy Louise Acker (born December 5, 1976) is an American actress. She currently plays Samantha "Root" ...

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Samantha "Sam" Groves also known by her hacker name Root, is a highly intelligent computer hacker and contract killer with a keen interest in Finch and the Machine.

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02x11 - 2-Pi-R
Season 2, Episode 11
03x01 - Liberty
Season 3, Episode 01
04x03 - Wingman
Season 4, Episode 03
02x03 - Masquerade
Season 2, Episode 03
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Root Quotes

03x23 - Deus Ex Machina Season 3 / Episode 23: - Deus Ex Machina

Root: Got seven more servers for you.
Decima Tech: Let's get them scanned. [Scanner beeps] This shipment's two days late. Where the hell have you been?
Root: Honestly? Planning this. [Shoots him with a tranquilizer dart]
03x22 - A House Divided Season 3 / Episode 22: - A House Divided

Sameen Shaw: [Listening in to a meeting between Garrison and Control] Are you two hearing this? They're ready to get in bed with Decima and go all 1984 on us. Let me just shoot 'em now. I mean more than usual.
Root: We still don't know if they're the perpetrators yet, Shaw.
Sameen Shaw: You're joking. It's *Control*.
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