The Secret Agent
Season 1Downloadable 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).
Publisher: [United States] : RLJ Entertainment, 2016
Characteristics: 1 online resource (3 video files (approximately 178 min.)) : sd., col
Credits: Directed by Charles Mcdougall.
Performers: Toby Jones, Vicky McClure, Stephen Graham, Ian Hart, Tom Goodman-hill, David Dawson.
Audience: Not rated
Call Number: eVideo hoopla
Alternative Title: Joseph Conrad's the secret agent