"Secret Santa"
Season 2, Episode 8
Air date November 23, 2009
Written by Alexander Cary
Directed by Michael Zinberg
Episode guide
"Black Friday"
"Fold Equity"

The episode "Secret Santa" is the eighth episode of Season 2. The episode originally aired in the U.S on November 23, 2009 on the FOX network.


Cal spends the holidays in Afghanistan, where he relies solely on an American expatriate to help a mission to find a pair of missing Marines.

Main CastEdit


Tim Roth as Dr. Cal Lightman
Kelli Williams as Dr. Gillian Foster
Brendan Hines as Eli Loker
Monica Raymund as Ria Torres
Hayley McFarland as Emily Lightman
Mekhi Phifer as Ben Reynolds

Guest CastEdit

Michael Goorjian
Jason Gedrick
April Grace
Mark Rolston

Featured MusicEdit

Episodes of Season 2
Season 1Season 3

The Core of ItTruth or ConsequencesControl FactorHoneyGrievous Bodily HarmLack of CandorBlack FridaySecret SantaFold EquityTractor ManBeat the DevilSweet SixteenThe Whole TruthReact to ContactTeacher and PupilsDelinquentBullet BumpHeadlockPied PiperExposedDarkness and LightBlack and White