Original air date: 05/03/2016 Runtime: 43:35 min. In the fifth and final season premiere, Reese and Finch attempt to rescue the Machine’s source code before it deteriorates beyond repair. Also, Root fights for her life against an onslaught of Samaritan’s agents and Fusco is faced with hard questions following the deaths of Dominic and Elias.
Original air date: 05/09/2016 Runtime: 43:27 min. The Machine experiences a glitch upon rebooting, supplying Reese and Fusco with the numbers of dozens of people not actually involved in crimes, while also locking Finch and Root out after identifying them as threats based on their past violent behavior.
Original air date: 05/23/2016 Runtime: 43:33 min. The Machine sends Reese and Finch to a wedding to protect a pair of POIs before their nuptials. Also, Fusco becomes angry at being kept in the dark by the team and take it upon himself to investigate string of missing person reports.
Original air date: 05/24/2016 Runtime: 43:39 min. Root goes undercover at a radio station to protect the host of a conspiracy theory show who may have stumbled on information that someone is willing to kill to keep secret. Also, Samaritan’s agents try to convince a member of the team that their goals are noble.
Original air date: 06/07/2016 Runtime: 43:04 min. The team must unravel a conspiracy and stay ahead of the Secret Service when the President of the United States (guest star JOEL HABERLI) becomes their newest POI. Also, Finch separates himself from the team and considers taking drastic action to combat Samaritan.