The Brink (Episodes Guide)

1.02 – Half-Cocked (aired on June 28, 2015)
Directed by Tim Robbins | Written by Roberto Benabib, Kim Benabib



President Navarro and Defense Secretary Grey order a military response to General Zaman’s threats; Walter agues that an air strike could start a world war; Zaman’s men threaten Rafiq’s family; Glenn accidentally launches a missile.


1.03 – Baghdad My Ass (aired on July 5, 2015)
Directed by Jon Poll | Written by Roberto Benabib, Kim Benabib



Alex tries to get a message to Walter; Walter is greeted with personal and professional surprises; Zeke and Glenn await their inquiry into the downed drone.


1.04 – I’ll Never Be Batman (aired on July 12, 2015)
Directed by Michael Lehmann | Written by Dave Holstein



Walter goes against doctor’s orders and goes to New Delhi to meet the Indian foreign minister. Zeke thinks about leading a double life, while Alex tries to deliver a package to Raja.


1.06 – Tweet Tweet Tweet (aired on July 26, 2015)
Directed by Michael Lehmann | Written by Sam Forman



Walter encounters Joanne in Tel Aviv; Zeke and Glenn are held hostage by Martin and Vanessa; Alex meets with Kittredge.


1.09 – Just a Little Crazy Talk (aired on August 16, 2015)
Directed by Adam Bernstein | Written by Roberto Benabib, Kim Benabib, Dave Holstein



Walter tries to strike a deal with Zaman’s highest-ranking general; Zeke and Glenn find a way to pass the time after they are grounded; Alex tries to figure out when he should initiate Walter’s “Plan B.”


1.10 – There Will Be Consequences (aired on August 23, 2015)
Directed by Adam Bernstein | Written by Roberto Benabib, Kim Benabib, Dave Holstein



Zeke and Glenn find themselves in a compromised state; Walter tries to defuse a tense situation via videoconference; Alex tries to connect with Zaman on a personal level.