Eve is a bored, whip-smart security services operative whose desk-bound job doesn't fulfill her fantasies of being a spy. Villanelle is a talented killer, who clings to the luxuries her violent job affords her. These two fierce women, equally obsessed with each other, will go head to head in an epic game of cat and mouse, toppling the typical spy-action thriller.
Did You Know?
When she first read the script and saw that it was created by Phoebe Waller-Bridge
, Jodie Comer
vied for the role immediately, having been a huge fan of Phoebe's acclaimed Fleabag
(2016) series. The pair first met in a hotel after the 2017 BAFTAs during which Waller-Bridge had won "Best Female Performance in a Comedy Programme" for Fleabag
(2016). See more
[from a promotional trailer
You should never call a psychopath a psychopath. It upsets them.
Featured in Jeremy Vine: Episode #3.67