Empire City

White Collar Empire City

While Neal and Mozzie search for a piece of the Manhattan skyline that matches Ellen's key, Peter is content to stay one step behind and monitor Neal's movements. But he won't be able to sit on the sidelines for long: Mozzie, a newly minted New York taxi owner, has spotted another cabby operating under his medallion number and he wants justice. Looks like Mozzie has brought Peter a legitimate case.

Delving into the world of the New York livery service, their investigation soon leads Peter and Neal to an iconic New York jazz club being given a second lease on life by two brothers, one a convicted criminal and the other an employee for the Taxi & Limousine commission. Suspicious that the club may be a front for a crime family, Peter sends Diana undercover as a cigar girl. What she finds is a man fresh out of jail and so eager to make up for lost time that he can't see that his only remaining family has turned a cherished piece of their past into a full fledged criminal enterprise. The question is, can the team convince brother to turn against brother, or will the strength of family ties force them to send an innocent man to jail?

About White Collar

White Collar centers on the unlikely crime-solving partnership between Neal Caffrey (Matt Bomer), a charming con man turned consultant for the FBI, and Peter Burke (Tim DeKay), the Federal Agent charged with keeping him on the right side of the law.

When Neal escaped from a maximum-security prison to find his long-lost love, Peter had to bring him to justice - for the second time. Rather than return to jail, Neal suggested an alternate plan: he would provide his criminal expertise to assist the Feds in catching other elusive criminals in exchange for his eventual freedom. Initially wary, Peter quickly found that Neal provided insight and intuition that couldn't be found on the right side of the law.

Since then, Peter and Neal have amassed an enviable record within the White Collar Crimes Unit and laid the foundation for a deep friendship. But as some have said about Neal, once a con, always a con, and while his unique skills have helped Peter close some high profile cases, his methods have endangered both his friends and fellow colleagues and drawn increased scrutiny from the higher-ups.

Eventually, Neal earned a chance to have his sentence commuted, but when he realized the scales of justice were unfairly weighted against him, Neal did the only thing left for him to do: he ran. Although Manhattan may be in his rearview, the past won't stay behind him for long, and soon both he and Peter will have to face the consequences of the choices they have made.

Cast & Crew

Peter Burke as played by Tim DeKay