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  • A Spy Among Friends (2022–2022)
  • TV-MA
    TV Mini-series | 55 min | Drama, Thriller
A Spy Among Friends (2022–2022)
TV-MA
TV Mini-series | 55 min | Drama, Thriller

In England in 1963, Nicholas Elliott works for MI6 but is left in turmoil when he learns his close friend and colleague Kim Philby had been secretly working as a double agent for the KGB and has defected to the Soviet Union.
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Director
Writers
Alexander Cary (created for television by) (written for television by) | Ben Macintyre (based on the book by)
Producers
Peter Jaysen | Chrissy Skinns (produced by)
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
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Status
Edit Released
Updated Oct 7, 2022

Release date (First episode)
Mar 12, 2023 (United States)

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Cast

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93 cast members
Name Episodes Known for
Guy Pearce
Kim Philby Kim Philby   See fewer
6
Damian Lewis
Nicholas Elliott Nicholas Elliott   See fewer
6
Anna Maxwell Martin
Lily Thomas Lily Thomas   See fewer
6
Adrian Edmondson
Sir Roger Hollis Sir Roger Hollis   See fewer
6
Stephen Kunken
James Jesus Angleton James Jesus Angleton   See fewer
6
6
Nicholas Rowe
Sir Anthony Blunt Sir Anthony Blunt   See fewer
6
Lucy Russell
Jane Sissmore Jane Sissmore   See fewer
5
Lucy Akhurst
Elizabeth Elliott Elizabeth Elliott   See fewer
5
Puiu Mircea Lascus
Russian Drunk Russian Drunk   See fewer
5
4
4
Anastasia Hille
Flora Solomon Flora Solomon   See fewer
4
Karel Roden
Col. Sergei Brontov Col. Sergei Brontov   See fewer
4
Gershwyn Eustache Jnr
Dr Robert Thomas / Dr. Robert Thomas Dr Robert Thomas / Dr. Robert Thomas   See fewer
4
Gilly Gilchrist
MI5 Plumber MI5 Plumber   See fewer
4
Alex Price
Watcher Watcher   See fewer
4
Steven Elder
Tim Milne Tim Milne   See fewer
4
Daniel Lapaine
Donald Maclean Donald Maclean   See fewer
3
Jacob James Beswick
Giovanni Giovanni   See fewer
3
3
Rick Warden
Arthur Martin Arthur Martin   See fewer
3
Colin Mace
Commissionaire Commissionaire   See fewer
3
Jed Aukin
American Reporter American Reporter   See fewer
3
Anna Andresen
Aileen Philby / Ailen Philby Aileen Philby / Ailen Philby   See fewer
3
David Coomber
Embassy Duty Officer Embassy Duty Officer   See fewer
3
Jay Simpson
MI6 Cabbie / M16 Cabbie MI6 Cabbie / M16 Cabbie   See fewer
3
Thomas Arnold
Guy Burgess Guy Burgess   See fewer
3
Lucinda Raikes
Miss Harbinson Miss Harbinson   See fewer
2
Nicholas Pritchard
Dick 'C' White Dick 'C' White   See fewer
2
Morgane Ferru
Litzi Friedman Litzi Friedman   See fewer
2
Dennis Good
Vladimir Vladimir   See fewer
2
Kate Fahy
Dora Philby Dora Philby   See fewer
2
Jolyon Coy
Desmond Bristow (Boris) Desmond Bristow (Boris)   See fewer
2
2
Reza Diako
Henri Henri   See fewer
2
Alice Barclay
Miss Colefax Miss Colefax   See fewer
2
2
Sam Thorpe-Spinks
Russian Soldier Russian Soldier   See fewer
1
Ali Deac
Stasi Oberleutnant Stasi Oberleutnant   See fewer
1
Oliver Norman
Grieving Soldier Grieving Soldier   See fewer
1
1
Simon Connolly
Attorney Attorney   See fewer
1
Orlando Wells
Michael Straight Michael Straight   See fewer
1
Justine Mitchell
Eleanor Philby Eleanor Philby   See fewer
1
Mark Tandy
Dick Beeston Dick Beeston   See fewer
1
1
Tom Radisch
Erich Vermehren Erich Vermehren   See fewer
1
Zannah Hodson
Lennie Copeland Lennie Copeland   See fewer
1
1
Sophie Dix
Moira Copeland Moira Copeland   See fewer
1
1
Charles Hagerty
Miles Copeland Miles Copeland   See fewer
1
1
Martin McDougall
Richard Helms Richard Helms   See fewer
1
Oscar Batterham
Waiter Sam Waiter Sam   See fewer
1
Todd Boyce
DI John McCone DI John McCone   See fewer
1
Edward Baker-Duly
Ian Fleming Ian Fleming   See fewer
1
1
Alex Skarbek
KGB General KGB General   See fewer
1
1
Aaron Vodovoz
KGB Suit KGB Suit   See fewer
1
Miriam Rizea
Otto's Wife Otto's Wife   See fewer
1
Greg Kolpakchi
KGB Colonel KGB Colonel   See fewer
1
Radoslaw Kaim
Volkov Volkov   See fewer
1
1
1
Richard Shanks
White's Club Steward White's Club Steward   See fewer
1
John Paul Wagner
Special Agent Nash Special Agent Nash   See fewer
1
Roger Barclay
John Profumo John Profumo   See fewer
1
Miquel Brown
Angleton's Housekeeper Angleton's Housekeeper   See fewer
1
Elvira Rimbu
Russian Bureaucrat Russian Bureaucrat   See fewer
1
Neil Grainger
Eric Morecambe Eric Morecambe   See fewer
1
Harry McEntire
Ernie Wise Ernie Wise   See fewer
1
1
Ion Grosu
Russian Policeman Russian Policeman   See fewer
1
Alexandru Rusu
Team Leader Team Leader   See fewer
1
1
Ruth Clarson
MI5 Secretary / MI6 Secretary (uncredited) MI5 Secretary / MI6 Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
2
Tony Honickberg
Photographer at Press Conference (uncredited) Photographer at Press Conference (uncredited)   See fewer
2
Lasco Atkins
CIA Agent (uncredited) CIA Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Nick Murphy
Handsome Major (uncredited) Handsome Major (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Géraldine Chevalley
SIS Secretary (uncredited) SIS Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Amore Psiche
American passerby (uncredited) American passerby (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Rene Costa
Shisha Smoker in Club (uncredited) Shisha Smoker in Club (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Albina Bulatova
Queen Elizabeth II (uncredited) Queen Elizabeth II (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Guy Robbins
CIA Chief (uncredited) CIA Chief (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Dan Brothers
Agent Paldecki (uncredited) Agent Paldecki (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Paul O'Kelly
Russian Soldier (uncredited) Russian Soldier (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Joanne Elizabeth
C's Secretary (uncredited) C's Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Zoë Carey-Williams
Secretary (uncredited) Secretary (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Alexandru-Victor Nemteanu
Suspicious Man (uncredited) Suspicious Man (uncredited)   See fewer
1
Jack Pinney
CIA Agent (uncredited) CIA Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
1
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