'Covert Affairs': Christopher Gorham 'proud' to represent post-Osama bin Laden CIA


Christopher Gorham is especially glad to be playing a CIA operative following the agency's role in eliminating Osama bin Laden.The actor returns as blind, extremely active special-ops man Auggie Anderson -- who's been instrumental in training rookie agent Annie Walker (Piper Perabo) -- when the USA adventure series "Covert Affairs" begins its second season Tuesday, June 7. As happy as he was about last year's sizable ratings, Gorham believes current world events could add extra fuel to the show's sophomore round."The news about Bin Laden gave the country something to be proud of the CIA for again," he tells Zap2it. "Regardless of how you feel about the politics of that agency, and I certainly have some very mixed feelings about those politics, the people who work there are patriots. They really do believe in this country and believe in what they're doing, and are doing it for what I think people would find surprisingly idealistic...



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