Diana Renn

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Season Finale: False Idols S1E11 “Ozymandias”

Even though she prevented the embassy bombing, Layla’s work in Cairo isn’t quite done.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E10 “Line of Fire”

It was bad enough when Layla thought that the Muharib was planning an attack on Washington, DC, but when she discovers that the explosives were sent to Cairo instead and delivered to a storage site near the US embassy, the danger suddenly seems a whole lot closer.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E9 “Fault Lines”

Reluctant as she is to find more incriminating evidence about Bennett Rothkopf, Layla knows there’s something there, so she uses the keys she stole to enter the gallery when no one will be around.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E8 “Deadly Oasis”

James works hard—it’s one of the things Layla loves about him.

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Friday Reads from the False Idols Team

We're kicking off our Friday Reads feature with some fabulous recommendations from the False Idols writing team Diana Renn, Lisa Klink, and Patrick Lohier.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E7 “Trails of Evidence”

Layla’s friendship with Alberto Rossi is beginning to pay off.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E6 “Ties That Bind”

Layla’s friendship with Alberto Rossi is beginning to pay off.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E5 “Family and Friends”

Raw from her disturbing encounter with Pierce, Layla heads to New York with Bennett and James Rothkopf.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E4 “Stolen Treasures”

Layla’s admiration for her boss, Agent Pierce, has dimmed a little after the older woman didn’t answer Layla’s calls, leaving Layla in a tight situation.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E3 “Who Do You Think You Are?”

In an attempt to ramp up her investigation, Layla starts working as a translator at the Rothkopf Gallery.

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New Episode: False Idols S1E2 “The Glass Slipper”

Layla zeroes in on her targets, but it hardly feels like FBI work.

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Series Premiere: False Idols S1E1 “Operation Cairo”

At an elegant soiree organized for her benefit—so she can meet the players in Cairo’s expensive art scene

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