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Is Ryan McQuaid a new ally or a new villain on Covert Affairs? Even Annie (Piper Perabo) isn't sure.

Played by new series regular Nic Bishop (Body of Proof), McQuaid is a Navy SEAL-turned-private contractor billionaire who may or may not have a secret agenda.
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"He seems like a bad guy and then Annie starts to think he's a good guy," Perabo teases in our exclusive first look below. "Because of how high level this is ... you definitely don't know who the bad guy is. ... I think it makes the whole thing really dangerous, really exciting — who you tell the secrets to, who knows where you really are."

Check out the video below to see what else Perabo has to say about the new season and Annie journey's the past four years.

Season 5 of Covert Affairs premieres Tuesday, June 24 at 10/9c on USA. Watch the Season 4 finale here.