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Season 3 of Absentia consists of 10 episodes and premiered on July 17, 2020.

Plot overview Edit

Several months after the events of Season 2, Emily Byrne is reaching the end of her FBI suspension while working hard to be the best possible mother to Flynn. But when an international criminal case hits too close to home and threatens the family, everything changes.

When Emily and her ex-husband, Special Agent Nick Durand, can’t help but intervene, it becomes a race against time, and she comes to realize there’s a larger conspiracy brewing. Taking matters into her own hands, Emily puts a risky plan into action, bringing her face-to-face with the one man who can help her, Colin Dawkins.

Orchestrating a clever ruse with the help of her former FBI instructor, Rowena Kincade, Emily then heads off with Special Agent Cal Isaac on a dangerous journey that will take them far from Boston and force Emily into the ultimate challenge.[1]

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Episodes Edit

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Episode 3x01 21 1 Tabula Rasa Kasia Adamik Will Pascoe
Emily is serving out the final days of her FBI suspension while struggling to come to terms with the consequences of her actions from the last two seasons. Hyper-vigilant and distrusting of others, Emily sees threats everywhere and takes a closer look at everyone.
Episode 3x02 22 2 Capta Est Kasia Adamik Karen Wyscarver & Sanford Golden
Following the deadly events, Emily must race against time to find and save Nick, with the help of his mysterious informant, Kai. Upon tracking his location, Emily realizes there is a more complex conspiracy afoot and is left to grapple with the possibility that Nick has been killed.
Episode 3x03 23 3 Nosce Inimicum Kasia Adamik Katrina Cabrera Ortega
Disoriented and drugged into a paralytic state, Nick wakes up in a dark and confined location. Meanwhile, without a body as proof, Emily refuses to accept that Nick is dead and makes a deal to get him back, only to find that Dawkins has laid a trap and everyone is in danger.
Episode 3x04 24 4 Alea Iacta Est Kasia Adamik Kristy Lowrey
Emily’s demand for the FBI to go after Nick is met with resistance, which leads her to set in motion a risky plan that puts her face-to-face with the one man who can lead her to Nick. Meanwhile somewhere in Europe, Nick is being drugged and psychologically tortured, revealing his buried guilt and his insecurities as an FBI agent, a husband, and as a father.
Episode 3x05 25 5 Quid Pro Quo Kasia Adamik Joanne Kelly
Emily complies with Dawkins requests in order to be taken to Nick, and orchestrates a clever ruse along the way. Meanwhile, as Nick’s guilt and paranoia threaten to overwhelm him, he finally puts a rest to the personal demons that have haunted him.
Episode 3x06 26 6 In Quo Ego Vado Vos Kasia Adamik Katrina Cabrera Ortega
Nick continues to be tortured but finds an opportunity to try to escape from his captors. Cal and Emily head off to rescue Nick and become closer along the way. When they reach the mysterious location, they find evidence that links to Nick’s case back in Boston, but there’s no sign of Nick.
Episode 3x07 27 7 Liberavit Greg Zglinski Karen Wyscarver & Sanford Golden
Emily makes a final attempt to trade the stolen files for Nick and demands proof that he is alive, unaware that Nick has escaped from his captors in a thrilling chase. Nick makes contact with the FBI, and Emily makes a bold decision to confront Cal about his past.
Episode 3x08 28 8 Veritas Aequitas Greg Zglinski Will Pascoe
Emily and Nick devise a plan to infiltrate the refugee camp, and Cal poses as a Meridian guard in hopes of finding Armstrong and bringing him to justice. Meanwhile, Crown and Gunnarsen narrow in on Meridian’s mole and an unexpected visitor arrives at the farm.
Episode 3x09 29 9 Tenebris Greg Zglinski Kristy Lowrey
Nick works to free the refugees and Cal finally confronts Armstrong. When Gunnarsen and Crown go to arrest Deputy Director Webb, they discover something deadly. Meanwhile, Emily tries to get to the bottom of Elliot’s operation and goes to extreme lengths to protect her family.
Episode 3x10 30 10 Iterum Nata Greg Zglinski Joanne Kelly & Will Pascoe
Emily and Nick are finally reunited with Flynn back in Boston, but the threat of Elliot’s bioweapon still looms large. Emily resorts to drastic measures and make a dangerous choice to ensure her family’s safety.

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  1. Stana Katic's Absentia Gets Season 3 Amazon Premiere Date and Trailer - TVLine
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