Alias is a television spy drama that aired from 2001 to 2006. The show revolves around the life of a young woman named Sydney Bristow, who works for a black-ops division of the CIA called SD-6. After discovering the true nature of her employer, Sydney becomes a double agent working for the real CIA, fighting against those who betrayed her. The show featured action-packed spy missions, complex relationships, and intricate plot twists, keeping viewers on the edge of their seats throughout its five-season run. Alias was praised for its strong female lead and groundbreaking portrayals of LGBTQ characters. It became a cultural phenomenon and launched the career of its star, Jennifer Garner.