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Characters / Twenty Four Second Wave

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    Syed Ali 

Syed Ali

Played By: Francesco Quinn

"And I would like to pray one last time, properly."

The leader of Second Wave, an Islamic terrorist group. He intended on detonating a nuclear warhead in Los Angeles.

    Marie Warner 

Marie Warner
Played By: Laura Harris

"People have to die for things to change."

The sister of Kate Warner who is really helping Ali detonate a nuke in LA.

  • The Mole: For Second Wave and Syed Ali.
  • Psychopathic Manchild: Kate considered Marie's motives childish.
  • The Quiet One: Marie was very vocal about her political views until she was radicalised. Then she became very quiet.
  • Rape as Backstory: A deleted scene reveals that while she and her family were living in Saudi Arabia, a Saudi girl who was a close friend of hers was raped by an American soldier.
  • Smug Snake: Jack can tell right away that Marie isn't the type to endure true torture.
  • Start of Darkness: The death of Marie's mother.
  • Ungrateful Bastard: Kate called Marie this.
  • The Vamp: Marie seduced a man to get the nuke's final component.

    Joseph Wald 

Joseph Wald

Played By: Jon Gries

An American terrorist ring leader who was responsible for bombing CTU. He was a pawn for the Second Wave.

    Eddie Grant 

Eddie Grant

Played By: Douglas O'Keeffe

An American terrorist working for Joseph Wald, who was friends with Jack from back when he was working undercover.


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