After “La Taupe” and “Imitation Game”, Benedict Cumberbatch finds himself again plunged into the heart of a spy film, titled in France “Un espion ordinary” (The Courier). Discover the trailer for the film, which should be released in early March in theaters.
An ordinary spy is interested in the true story of businessman Greville Wynne and his Russian source Oleg Penkovski known as “Ironbark”: this one helped the CIA to penetrate the Soviet nuclear program during the Cold War, which ended the Cuban Missile Crisis. Discover the first images of this thriller which promises to be gripping and effective.
Scheduled for a release on March 3, 2021, in France, the spy film directed by Dominic Cooke (On Chesil Beach), from a screenplay by Tom O’Connor (Hitman & Bodyguard), puts Benedict Cumberbatch in the foreground. After La Taupe and Imitation Game, the actor continues this vein of historical spy stories. Around Benedict Cumberbatch, the cast is also composed of Rachel Brosnahan and Jessie Buckley.
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