The Secret Agent
Season 1Streaming Video - 2016
In this thrilling BBC adaptation of Joseph Conrad's timeless novel, Golden Globeʼ nominee Toby Jones (Detectorists, The Hunger Games) stars as Anton Verloc, an unassuming Soho shopkeeper. Unbeknownst to even his loyal wife, Winnie (Vicky McClure, Line of Duty, Broadchurch), Verloc also works for the Russian embassy as a spy. Wishing to spur the London authorities into action against a group of local anarchists, Verloc's employers give him a mission: plant a bomb at the Greenwich Observatory to paint the anarchists as terrorists. Verloc abhors the idea of killing civilians, but if he fails, his identity as a spy will be exposed. The fantastic cast also includes Stephen Graham (Boardwalk Empire), Ian Hart (Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone), Tom Goodman-Hill (Humans), David Dawson (Ripper Street), and Charlie Hamblett (Babylon).
Audience: Not rated.
Publisher: [United States] : RLJ Entertainment, 2016.
Characteristics: 1 online resource (3 video files (approximately 178 min.)) : sound, color. digital video file
Alternative Title: Joseph Conrad's the secret agent