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The Night Manager 

TV-14 | | Crime, Drama, Mystery | TV Series (2016)
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The night manager of a Cairo hotel is recruited to infiltrate an arms dealer's inner circle.

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David Farr
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Won 3 Golden Globes. Another 18 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Hugh Laurie ...  Richard Roper 6 episodes, 2016
Tom Hiddleston ...  Jonathan Pine 6 episodes, 2016
Elizabeth Debicki ...  Jed Marshall 6 episodes, 2016
Olivia Colman ...  Angela Burr 6 episodes, 2016
Alistair Petrie ...  Sandy Langbourne 6 episodes, 2016
Michael Nardone ...  Frisky 6 episodes, 2016
Hovik Keuchkerian ...  Tabby 6 episodes, 2016
Adeel Akhtar ...  Rob Singhal 5 episodes, 2016
Tom Hollander ...  Lance Corkoran 5 episodes, 2016
Douglas Hodge ...  Rex Mayhew 5 episodes, 2016
David Harewood ...  Joel Steadman 5 episodes, 2016
Natasha Little ...  Caroline Langbourne 4 episodes, 2016
Antonio de la Torre ...  Juan Apostol 4 episodes, 2016
Tobias Menzies ...  Geoffrey Dromgoole 4 episodes, 2016
Noah Jupe ...  Daniel Roper 3 episodes, 2016
Katherine Kelly ...  Permanent Secretary 3 episodes, 2016
Nasser Memarzia ...  Omar Barghati 3 episodes, 2016
Simona Brown ...  Grace 3 episodes, 2016
Buffy Davis Buffy Davis ...  Pearl 3 episodes, 2016
Jonathan Aris ...  Raymond Galt 3 episodes, 2016
Neil Morrissey ...  Harry Palfrey 3 episodes, 2016
Marta Torné ...  Mercedes 3 episodes, 2016
David Avery ...  Freddie Hamid 2 episodes, 2016
Tábata Cerezo ...  Elena Apostol 2 episodes, 2016
Amir El-Masry ...  Youssef / ... 2 episodes, 2016
Aure Atika ...  Sophie Alekan 2 episodes, 2016
Alice Bier Zanden Alice Bier Zanden ...  Nanny 2 episodes, 2016
Sam Redford Sam Redford ...  Jasper 2 episodes, 2016
Gabriel Andreu ...  Hector Jimenez 2 episodes, 2016
Nancy Baldwin Nancy Baldwin ...  Jed's Mother 2 episodes, 2016
Sara Stewart ...  Barbara Vandon 2 episodes, 2016
Esther Regina ...  Apostol's Housekeeper / ... 2 episodes, 2016
Tressa Brooks Tressa Brooks ...  Addict / ... 2 episodes, 2016
Aymen Hamdouchi ...  Ahmer 2 episodes, 2016
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An Englishman, Jonathan Pine (played by Tom Hiddleston), is working as the night manager of a Cairo hotel. He gets involved with a local woman who is the girlfriend of a local gangster. Through her relationship with the gangster she has acquired information linking illegal international arms sales with Richard Roper (Hugh Laurie), an English billionaire. She is soon found dead, murdered due to her having this information. Fearing for his own life, Pine flees, ending up working at a remote hotel in Switzerland. Four years pass, and then Roper visits the Swiss hotel. This rekindles Pines thirst for revenge, and he is enlisted by British Intelligence to spy on Roper. What follows is a very dangerous game of intrigue and deception. Written by grantss

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The names of the hotels that Jonathan Pine (Tom Hiddleston) worked as a night manager at were the Queen Nefertiti Hotel in Cairo, Egypt and the Hotel Meister Palace in Zermatt, Switzerland. The real life locales that portrayed these hotels were, respectively, the Es Saadi Hotel in Marrakech, Morocco and the Riffelalp Resort in Zermatt, Switzerland. See more »

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The scenes at Istanbul harbor ("Haydarpasa Dockside") were not shot there. The Arabic alphabet and the car plates hint that Morocco was used. See more »

Alternate Versions

The Uncensored Edition Blu-ray release includes all six unrated episodes, as originally aired on BBC One. See more »

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Featured in The Saturday Show: Episode #1.17 (2016) See more »

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Very good miniseries plenty of suspense , mostly shot in Island Majorca and Egypt
5 August 2017 | by ma-cortesSee all my reviews

The night manager of a Cairo hotel called Jonathan Pine , Tom Hiddleston , is recruited by an organization commanded by Angela Burr , Olivia Coleman , to infiltrate a weapons dealer , Hugh Laurie. As he gets involved with the sweetheart , Elizabeth Debicki , of the mobster and his hoodlums :Tom Hollander , Alistair Petrie.

This is a suspenseful series plenty of emotion , intrigue , thrills ,crosses and double-crosses . The extreme intrigue and tension are extended from start to finish .This expensive miniseries is considered to be the most lavish TV drama in the history of BBC. Extraordinary acting by main cast , Tom Hiddleston and Hugh Laurie , both of whom give magnificent performances . Support cast is frankly awesome as Douglas Hodge , Tom Hollander, Tobias Menzies , Alistair Petrie , David Harewood , Antonio De La Torre, and special mention for the pregnant Olovia Coleman.This was well rendered from a novel by prestigious author John Le Carre who has been adapted on cinema several times, such as: The spy who came in from the Cold , Call for the dead, Tinker , soldier and spy ,The little drummer girl, The tailor of Panama , The Russian house , The constant gardener , The most wanted man ,among others. The motion picture was compellingly directed by Susanne Bier .Debut TV miniseries for filmmaker Bier who has previously shot several foreign language theatrical feature movies such as: Brothers , Serena, In a better world , Second chance , Things we lost in the fire , After wedding . Colorful and evocative cinematography by Michael Snyman shot on marvelous locations from Spain , United Kingdom , Turkey , Egypt ,and Switzerland . Suspenseful and thrilling musical score by Victor Reyes. In 2016, it garnered 12 Emmy nominations including outstanding lead actor Tom Hiddleston , supporting players for both Hugh Laurie and Olivia Coleman , outstanding filmmaking for a miniseries for filmmaker Susanne Biet and writing for writer David Farr , but this renditíon is updated to the present day and it is not set in the era of the time John Le Carre source novel that was published in 1993.


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