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Alex Rider 

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Alex Rider is an ordinary teenager enlisted to work on behalf of MI6, where he uses skills he didn't know he had to become an extraordinary spy.

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Guy Burt
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Series cast summary:
Otto Farrant ...  Alex Rider 9 episodes, 2020
Ronke Adekoluejo ...  Jack Starbright 8 episodes, 2020
Brenock O'Connor ...  Tom Harris / ... 8 episodes, 2020
Vicky McClure ...  Mrs. Jones 8 episodes, 2020
Ace Bhatti ...  Crawley 8 episodes, 2020
Nyasha Hatendi ...  Smithers 7 episodes, 2020
Karl Farrer ...  Special Agent 5 episodes, 2020
Jon Moore Jon Moore ...  Blunt's driver 5 episodes, 2020
Stephen Dillane ...  Alan Blunt 7 episodes, 2020
Thomas Levin ...  Yassen Gregorovitch 7 episodes, 2020
Haluk Bilginer ...  Dr. Greif 7 episodes, 2020
Ana Ularu ...  Eva Stellenbosh / ... 7 episodes, 2020
George Sear ...  Parker Roscoe 5 episodes, 2020
Marli Siu ...  Kyra 5 episodes, 2020
Katrin Vankova ...  Laura 4 episodes, 2020
Shalisha James-Davis Shalisha James-Davis ...  Ayisha 4 episodes, 2020
Liam Garrigan ...  Martin Wilby 4 episodes, 2020
Howard Charles ...  Wolf 4 episodes, 2020
Andrew Buzzeo ...  Mr. Boswell 4 episodes, 2020
Macy Nyman Macy Nyman ...  Steph 4 episodes, 2020
Earl Cave ...  James 4 episodes, 2020
Nathan Clarke ...  Arrash 4 episodes, 2020
Talitha Wing ...  Sasha 4 episodes, 2020
Rebecca Scroggs ...  Snake 3 episodes, 2020
Ky Discala ...  Eagle 3 episodes, 2020
Ben Peel ...  Fox 3 episodes, 2020
James Gracie ...  Mr. Langham 3 episodes, 2020
Mason Robinson ...  Boy 3 episodes, 2020
Yani Xander ...  Stepan Serenkov 3 episodes, 2020
Simon Shepherd ...  Sir David Friend 2 episodes, 2020
Steven Brand ...  Michael Roscoe 2 episodes, 2020
Llewella Gideon Llewella Gideon ...  Miss Baker 2 episodes, 2020
Josh Herdman ...  Stan 1 episode, 2020
Dylan Mitchell Dylan Mitchell ...  Classmate 1 episode, 2020
Simon Paisley Day ...  Dr. Baxter 2 episodes, 2020

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When Alex Rider learns that his uncle Ian has been killed in the line of duty as a British spy - and not in a car accident like he's been told - everything changes for this otherwise normal teen. He is approached by Alan Blunt, head of a shadowy offshoot of MI6 known as The Department, who reveals that Alex has been unknowingly trained since childhood for the dangerous world of espionage. Pressured to help investigate his uncle's death - and how it connects to the assassination of two high-profile billionaires - Alex reluctantly assumes a new identity and goes undercover in a remote boarding school called Point Blanc. Isolated far above the snowline in the French Alps, Point Blanc claims to set the troubled teenage children of the ultra-rich back onto the right track. But as he digs deeper, Alex discovers that the students are in fact the subjects of a disturbing plan by the mysterious Doctor Greif - a plan which he will have to risk his life to stop.

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Ordinary teen, extraordinary spy, reluctant hero.


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Vicky McClure (Mrs Jones) and Ace Bhatti (Crawley) worked together on Line of Duty (2012) as DI Kate Fleming and PCC Rohan Sindwhani respectively. See more »

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Hope there is a 2nd season.
6 June 2020 | by allan_whitesmithSee all my reviews

I read critics review. They seem to think the series was for kids. No way! Although I don't imagine that some won't watch it. I'd say 15+. Yes it was violent but not unnecessarily. Some called it slow, I think the pace was nicely set fast enough to keep interest but not so fast to miss the detail and the detail was needed. Ok it wasn't that believable but neither is James Bond. So what if the number of times Alex rider isn't shot is stupid, it's entertainment not reality. Compare it to other action adventure and forget that your meant to watching a kid. When you do this, you realise it's better that most and compares well with some of the best.


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13 November 2020 (USA) See more »

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