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A Perfect Spy
(TV Mini-Series) (5 episodes, 1987) (novel - 2 episodes, 1987)
(TV Mini-Series) (novel - 6 episodes, 1982) (screenplay - 6 episodes, 1982)
(TV Series) (script - 1 episode)
"The Incongruous Spy".
5 Biographical Movies |
2 Print Biographies |
2 Interviews |
11 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
Did You Know?
[on his time with British intelligence] Patriotism was easily tapped in those days. It was always extraordinary how ready people were. On special operations, banging on a door in a hurry, saying "We need to get up to that window and look down onto the street - oh, I'm from MI5," you'd show some stupid piece of card, and they'd say "Oh yes, can I bring you a cup of tea?"
Although he believes he adopted it after reading it somewhere, he is often credited with creating the word "mole" to refer to a deep-cover intelligence agent.