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London Spy

British actor Ben Whishaw trades gadget-making for actual espionage in a romantic thriller about a man who falls for a secret service agent. From the UK producers of Darkest Hour and Legend, this intense, slow-burn limited series also stars familiar British faces Jim Broadbent, Charlotte Rampling and Harriet Walter.

Directors

  • Jakob Verbruggen

Writers

  • Tom Rob Smith

Cast

  • Ben Whishaw
  • Edward Holcroft
  • Jim Broadbent

Synopsis

Party animal Danny (Ben Whishaw) encounters handsome but shy stranger Alex (Edward Holcroft) and the pair enter into a relationship. But no sooner than they are getting to know one another, Alex disappears and Danny must enter into a world of conspiracy, cover-ups and cruelty to discover what happened to Alex.