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Person of Interest
Person of Interest is an intriguing blend of crime, action, and science fiction that ran from 2011 to 2016. Created by Jonathan Nolan and produced by J.J. Abrams, the series presents a chilling yet plausible reality where an artificial machine possesses the power to predict crimes in advance. The unique idea fuels the plot and presents an array of characters including the protagonist, an ex-CIA operative named John Reese, played by Jim Caviezel. Reese has been disbanded and is presumed dead, offering unique skills and experience. His partner, Harold Finch, played by Michael Emerson, is a reclusive billionaire inventor who developed this 'Machine'. The pair work together, aided by the Machine’s foretelling, often grappling with moral and privacy issues as they endeavor to prevent heinous crimes before they have taken place. Later, they confront multiple threats to the Machine and themselves, taking this futuristic crime series to exciting new heights.
The first episode of Person of Interest aired on September 22, 2011 and the most recent episode to air was on June 21, 2016.