CBS Entertainment has released the Official Synopsis of Blood & Treasure episode “Code of the Hawaladar” (1.03) that will be aired on Tuesday, May 28 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
Danny poses as arms dealer Aiden Shaw in order to extract information on the location of terrorist Karim Farouk from a middleman who owes Shaw money. Also, Farouk obtains a clue to the location of the sarcophagus of Cleopatra, and Lexi bonds with Father Chuck when she seeks his help to decipher encoded information.
“Blood & Treasure” is starring Matt Barr (Danny McNamara), Sofia Pernas (Lexi Vaziri), Michael James Shaw (Aiden Shaw), Katia Winter (Gwen Karlsson), James Callis (Simon Hardwick), Oded Fehr (Karim Farouk), Alicia Coppola (Dr. Anna Castillo), Mark Gagliardi (Father Chuck).
Recurring Cast are Antonio Cupo (Captain Fabi), Tony Nash (Omar), Patrick Sabongui (Asim Masood), Stephen Bogaert (Col. Krug).
Guest Cast are David Paetkau (Army Captain), Jeremie Jacob (MP), Jean-Alexander Letourneau (French Uniformed Police Tech), Amin Bhatia (Hawaladar Banker), Fajer Al-Kaisi (Marwan), Shadi Janho (Khalid), Hazgary Colin (Quint), Marco Zingaro (Sentry), Christopher Vanni Ranno (Nasty Teenager).
Blood & Treasure is a globe-trotting action-adventure drama about a brilliant antiquities expert and a cunning art thief who team up to catch a ruthless terrorist who funds his attacks through stolen treasure. Danny McNamara is a former FBI agent specializing in stolen arts and antiquities. Lexi Vaziri is a resourceful art thief who is haunted by the tragic loss of her father, which she blames on Danny.
Blood & Treasure is from CBS Television Studios in association with Propagate Content with executive producers Matthew Federman, Stephen Scaia, Taylor Elmore, Ben Silverman, Marc Webb, Mark Vlasic, Howard T. Owens and Michael Dinner.