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The Secret Agent

Season 1
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.
Toby JonesVicky McClure
Español [CC]
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  1. 1. Episode 1
    July 17 2016
    Español [CC]
    Audio Languages
    In 1886 London, unassuming shop owner Anton Verloc secretly works as a spy for the Russian government. Verloc’s employers task him with arranging a bombing that will be blamed on a group of London anarchists.
  2. 2. Episode 2
    July 24 2016
    English [CC]
    Audio Languages
    Verloc works to set his plan in motion with the help of an unlikely accomplice, while Inspector Heat continues his pursuit of the Professor.
  3. 3. Episode 3
    July 31 2016
    Español [CC]
    Audio Languages
    Winnie is devastated by the loss of her brother and by Verloc’s role in the bombing. Meanwhile, both the Russian and English governments scramble to resolve the consequences of the incident.

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Mr. D. R. WazejewskiReviewed in the United Kingdom on 18 December 2017
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Good Series.
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Well made, well acted. Good.
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