Recon centers on Alexa (Tracy Spiridakos), a young, driven FBI analyst tasked with embedding herself in a suspected terrorist family. Siddig plays her target Omar, a father, husband and devout Muslim who has no idea the Feds have been tracking his every move.
The drama pilot is executive produced by The Vampire Diaries’ co-developers/executive producers Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec and written by Caroline Dries, another TVD executive producer.
- Tracy Spiridakos as FBI agent Alexa
- Alexander Siddig as Omar
- Nick Wechsler as FBI agent Freddie
- Amanda Warren
- Yasmin Kaur Barn
- Sarita Choudhury
- Karan Oberoi
Recon is currently in the pilot stage, a potential series for FOX. The pilot shoots in March/April in Toronto with FOX making a decision about whether to pick it up to series in May.