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Explaining the meaning behind "deep-cover" in deep-cover agent: "Oh it's laughable... What it means is that you have an ostensible occupation, a cover job, and that you don't go about introducing yourself as a CIA agent. You don't work out of an embassy, in fact you don't go near an embassy, and all of your meetings and reporting take place clandestinely."
In 1965 he interviewed Michael Caine
about his experience playing a secret agent in the film 'The Ipcress File (1965)'. At the time of the interview, McCarry himself was secretly employed by the CIA.