A sexy, action-packed one-hour series starring Jeffrey Donovan as Michael Westen, a blacklisted spy. When spies get fired, they don't get a letter from "human resources"- they get burned. While Michael holes up in Miami, trying to get to the bottom of his situation, he uses his special training to help people in trouble who, for various reasons, can't go to the police.
While trying to get to the bottom of his burn notice, Michael helps a man who's been framed for robbery.
To get crucial information about his burn notice, Michael must save his mother's friend from a con artist.
Michael protects a single mom from a drug trafficker who wants to prevent her from testifying at his assault trial.
Michael dodges assassination attempts while trying to rescue an old friend's young daughter from a prostitution ring.
To save the lives of a na
Michael gets on the wrong side of Jamaican smugglers and crooked cops when he repos a boat for an old friend of Sam's.
Michael must join a ruthless criminal organization to save a local store owner.
When a hapless hotel employee is framed for the theft of a multi-million dollar brooch, Michael must trick the hotel's owner into moving the hidden jewel in order to expose him as the real thief.
Michael must take on a kidnapping ring to help a clueless house-sitter whose fianc
Michael comes to the aid of a woman whose estranged husband has disappeared with her son. He tracks down the husband, and finds himself matched against an opponent just as skilled and deadly as he is but more ruthless.
Michael agrees to help two young women get out from under a blackmail scheme in which they are being forced to smuggle heroin. At the same time, Michael tries to arrange a meeting with Philip Cowan, the man who burned him.
Michael must work his underworld contacts in Miami to rescue Sam who's being held hostage by a former Special Forces unit involved in heroin smuggling. At the same time he must evade government agents who are after him.