It takes a special kind of man to not only defend the country in matters beyond the FBI and CIA's control but impress the vice president at the same time - and Agent Xis the man for the job.

In the first extended look at TNT's new series we get just a peek at how the titular spy John Case (Jeff Hephner) serves as a suave and skilled secret weapon for the vice president, played by Sharon Stone. And yes, he is rather impressive.

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Agent X debuts with a two-hour premiere on Sunday, Nov. 8 at 9/8c on TNT.