Season 1
With
Hayley Atwell
Hayley Atwell narrates an eclectic mix of stories, told by the real spies behind some of the world’s greatest operations. What do they know? What are their skills? And what would YOU do in their position? From SPYSCAPE, the HQ of secrets and skills.
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True Stories, Told By True Spies
S1 Episode 14
THE SPY WHO SAID NO
Hayley Atwell meets ex-spy Katherine Gun and journalist Martin Bright, who tried to derail the course of history. On the brink of the Iraq War, Katherine leaked a top-secret memo which exposed a US plot to secure support for the invasion through blackmail. Would YOU have done the same?
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S1 Episode 13
THE SURVIVOR
Hayley Atwell meets Marthe Cohn, the brave 100 year old French spy who, posing as a German nurse, fed German secrets to the Allies during WWII. Operating behind enemy lines, under the nose of the Nazis, her courage and cunning saved countless lives. Could YOU be so brave?
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S1 Episode 12
THE BILLION DOLLAR SPY
Hayley Atwell tells the story of how Soviet engineer Adolph Tolkachev became one of the Cold War's most prolific turncoats. For nearly a decade, CIA Operations Officer David Rolph was tasked with keeping the information flowing, right under the nose of the KGB. What would YOU do in David's position?
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S1 Episode 11
THE PURPLE BATHROBE
Hayley Atwell tells the story of the capture of Mexican druglord El Chapo, with former FBI undercover agent Michael McGowan. To trap this murderous gangster, Michael had to convince him that he was in the same business. What would YOU do in Michael's position?
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S1 Episode 10
UNDERCOVER JIHADI
Hayley Atwell relates the story of Mubin Shaikh, a Muslim extremist who became a spy for the Canadian Security Intelligence Service. Undercover as a member of the terrorist group that would be known as the Toronto 18, Mubin was told that his cover would be blown. What would YOU do in Mubin's position?
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S1 Episode 9
SHADOW GAMES
Hayley Atwell shares the secrets of an elite clandestine unit, Special Forces Berlin, with the help of former operative James Stejskal. Stationed in West Berlin but deployed wherever their skills were needed, they found themselves at the centre of the Tehran Hostage Crisis, but no-one could know they were there. What would YOU do in their position?
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S1 Episode 8
TRUE NARCOS
DEA agents Javier Peña and Steve Murphy helped locate and capture Pablo Escobar, the most infamous ‘narco’ in history. Escobar's cartel terrorized Colombia and shipped cocaine worth tens of billions of dollars to the USA. As easily identifiable 'gringos', Peña and Murphy were in constant danger in Colombia. What would YOU do in their position?
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S1 Episode 7
THE ART OF DISGUISE
Jonna Mendez was chief of disguise at the CIA’s Office of Technical Service. During decades of undercover service, Mendez fabricated highly deceptive disguises for agents and colleagues in some of the world’s most hostile locations. What would YOU do in Jonna’s position?
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S1 Episode 6
The Rookie And Bin Laden
Tracy Walder was a CIA officer in the Counterterrorism Center, assuming aliases and pursuing terrorists in the aftermath of 9/11. After her role at the CIA, Tracy became a Special Agent at the FBI, specializing in Chinese counterintelligence operations. What would YOU do in Tracy’s position?
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S1 Episode 5
The SPYCATCHER
As former Deputy Director of the Office of Counterintelligence, Robert Booth was tasked with investigating individuals within the department who were recruited as spies for foreign governments. What would YOU do in Robert’s position?
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S1 Episode 4
THE ILLEGAL
In his senior year at an East German university, Albrecht Dittrich was recruited by the KGB to go deep undercover in the United States. Taking the alias Jack Barsky, he joined hundreds of other undetected Soviet agents aiming to influence U.S. foreign policy. What would YOU do in Jack’s position?
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S1 Episode 3
FAIR GAME?
The identity of undercover CIA officer Valerie Plame was leaked during President George W. Bush’s administration. Overnight, the operations she had worked on, searching out intelligence on weapons of mass destruction, were put at risk. What would YOU do in Valerie’s position?
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S1 Episode 2
GRAY SUIT & THE GHOST
Young FBI agent Eric O'Neill was plucked from his surveillance unit and assigned to spy on a dangerous suspected spy. He worked directly for senior FBI counterintelligence officer Robert Hanssen, who was believed to be the worst spy in American history - spying for Russia for 22 years. What would YOU do in Eric’s position?
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S1 Episode 1
Operation Brothers
Former Mossad operative Gad Shimron ran a fake diving resort on the Red Sea to rescue Ethiopian refugees. The operation involved arrest and interrogation, running roadblocks, and a gunfight at sea, all to save the lives of others. What would YOU do in Gad’s position?
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S1 Episode 1
Operation Brothers
RELEASE APRIL 28
S1 Episode 2
GRAY SUIT & THE GHOST
RELEASE MAY 5
S1 Episode 3
FAIR GAME?
RELEASE MAY 12
S1 Episode 4
THE ILLEGAL
RELEASE MAY 19
S1 Episode 5
The SPYCATCHER
RELEASE MAY 26
S1 Episode 6
The Rookie And Bin Laden
RELEASE JUNE 2
S1 Episode 7
THE ART OF DISGUISE
RELEASE JUNE 9
S1 Episode 8
TRUE NARCOS
RELEASE JUNE 16
S1 Episode 9
SHADOW GAMES
RELEASE JUNE 23
S1 Episode 10
UNDERCOVER JIHADI
RELEASE JUNE 30
S1 Episode 11
THE PURPLE BATHROBE
RELEASE JULY 7
S1 Episode 12
THE BILLION DOLLAR SPY
RELEASE JULY 14
S1 Episode 13
THE SURVIVOR
RELEASE JULY 21
S1 Episode 14
THE SPY WHO SAID NO
RELEASE JULY 28

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