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Last Resort: The Pointy End of the Spear

Kylie works with Admiral Shepard to bring down the President, using evidence of what really happened in Pakistan. This affords Marcus the opportunity to surrender the Colorado, if all goes according to plan.

Source: ABC

Episode Info  

Episode number: 1x12
Airdate: Thursday January 17th, 2013

Director: Paris Barclay
Writer: Ron Fitzgerald

Alternate Airdates:

AU (Seven) Apr 10, 2013
NZ (FOUR) Jul 30, 2014

Guest Stars
David Rees SnellDavid Rees Snell
As Petty Officer Barry Hopper (Navy SEAL)
Jessica CamachoJessica Camacho
As Petty Officer Pilar Cortez
Michael GastonMichael Gaston
As Bennett Sinclair
Ernie HudsonErnie Hudson
As Speaker of the House Conrad Buell
Will RothhaarWill Rothhaar
As Petty Officer Josh Brannan
Michael MosleyMichael Mosley
As Senior Chief Petty Officer Harold Anders (Chief Engineer)
Chin HanChin Han
As Zheng Li (Chinese ambassador)
Michael NgMichael Ng
As Sonarman Cameron Pitts
Bruce DavisonBruce Davison
As Admiral Arthur Shepard

Co-Guest Stars
Michael King (2)Michael King (2)
As Hawkes (Petty Officer First Class)
Darri IngolfssonDarri Ingolfsson
As Robert Mitchell
Jesse LukenJesse Luken
As Wallace
Mahealani RichardsonMahealani Richardson
As News Reporter
R. Andrew DoanR. Andrew Doan
As Security Officer
Maurice HutchinsonMaurice Hutchinson
As The Driver
Main Cast
Andre BraugherAndre Braugher
As Captain Marcus Chaplin
Scott SpeedmanScott Speedman
As Lt. Cmdr. Sam Kendal
Daisy BettsDaisy Betts
As Lt. Grace Shepard
Camille De PazzisCamille De Pazzis
As Sophie Girard
Dichen LachmanDichen Lachman
As Tani Tumrenjak
Daniel LissingDaniel Lissing
As Petty Officer James King
Sahr NgaujahSahr Ngaujah
As Julian Serrat
Autumn ReeserAutumn Reeser
As Kylie Sinclair
Robert PatrickRobert Patrick
As Master Chief Joseph Prosser


The episode begins with Kylie and Robert in bed discussing about the coup, after having sex. Robert is worried about the whole things and Kylie pretends she is not. Kylie hopes nothing will go wrong during the coup. On the island, people are gearing up for celebrations as there is an island festival coming up. The Chinese official on the island Xhu, tells Chaplin that Serrat wants the help of the Chinese, as the soil of the island is very rich in minerals, which he wants to exploit. Xhu suggests Chaplin and he partner so they can exploit the minerals on the island. ..

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Episode Quotes
Marcus: (to the COB) You want to wear the big hat, Joe? Come take it off my head.

Other Episode Crew

CreatorKarl Gajdusek  |  Shawn Ryan
Executive ProducerKevin Hooks  |  Marney Hochman  |  Karl Gajdusek  |  Shawn Ryan
Co-Executive ProducerPatrick Massett  |  Ron Fitzgerald  |  John Zinman
Supervising ProducerJulie Siege
ProducerJean Higgins
Co-ProducerNicolas Bradley
Consulting ProducerEileen Myers
Associate ProducerAlejandro Espinoza
Production DesignerJim Spencer (1)
EditorAmy Fleming
CastingRebecca Mangieri  |  Wendy Weidman  |  Rachel W. Sutton
Unit Production ManagerMary Courtney
First Assistant DirectorLarry Lerner
Second Assistant DirectorJoyce McCarthy  |  Wainani Young Tomich
MusicRobert Duncan (2)
Music EditorEduardo Ponsdomenech
Music SupervisorEvyen Klean  |  Janet Lopez
Costume DesignerLaura Goldsmith
HairstylistPaulette Crammond  |  Nancy Stimac
Key GripDave Brown (2)
Camera OperatorKeith Jordan  |  Michael Stecher
Set DecoratorBrenda Meyers-Ballard
Location ManagerPeter Martorano
Transportation CoordinatorBruce Hauer
Property MasterDoug Madison, Jr.
Construction CoordinatorMichael Crowe
Production Sound MixerRobert J. Anderson, Jr.
Script SupervisorElizabeth Barton
Production CoordinatorAnn Kaiser
Script CoordinatorDan Hindmarch
Assistant EditorErin Druez
Re-Recording MixerTodd Beckett  |  Frank Morrone
LeadmanBob Santaella
Director of PhotographyKrishna Rao
Story EditorNed Vizzini  |  Nick Antosca
Stunt CoordinatorMichael Trisler
Art DirectorGary Baugh
Post Production CoordinatorPark Wyatt
Costume SupervisorLeslie Herman
Makeup Department Head Michael Mills (2)
Production AccountantLaDonna Conard
Extras CastingKatie Doyle (2)
Chief Lighting TechnicianTed Tunney
Sound SupervisorLauren Stephens
Visual Effects ProducerTiffany Smith (1)
Special Effects SupervisorEric Frazier
MedicEric Fenske  |  Ryan Moniz  |  John Ringgold
Assistant To The Executive ProducerSamantha Stratton  |  Kent Rotherham
Hair Department HeadMary Ann Valdes
Technical AdvisorPaul Jurcsak
Makeup ArtistLaine E. Rykes  |  Liz Dahl
Computer GraphicsLucas Solomon
Marine CoordinatorVictor Lozano
Visual Effects Executive ProducerTim Jacobson
Post Production PaCody Smith
VFX SupervisorDavid T. Altenau
Video PlaybackLucas Solomon
Visual Effects Set SupervisorJess Bryden
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