Drama series about the activities of British counter-intelligence agents based on a series of novels by Anthony Price.

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 David Audley (6 episodes, 1983)
Carmen Du Sautoy ...
 Faith Steerforth (6 episodes, 1983)
Michael Culver ...
 Nick Hannah (6 episodes, 1983)
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 Hugh Roskill (6 episodes, 1983)
John Horsley ...
 Sir Alec Russell (3 episodes, 1983)
Oscar Quitak ...
 Theo Friesler (3 episodes, 1983)
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Drama series about the activities of British counter-intelligence agents based on a series of novels by Anthony Price.

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23 November 1983 (UK)  »

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According to Terence Stamp, he did not want to work in television and only accepted this role because he needed the money. See more »

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