London Spy - Jim Broadbent and Ben Whishaw
London Spy - Scottie (Jim Broadbent) and Danny (Ben Whishaw) ©2015 Working Title

In London Spy Episode 3 the police accuse Danny (Ben Whishaw) of being responsible for his lover’s death and in despair he turns to is Scottie for help.

London Spy is billed as a “gripping, contemporary, emotional thriller” from the acclaimed author Tom Rob Smith, who also wrote the praised Child 44 movie.

The story involves a innocent, young, romantic who is drawn into a dangerous world of espionage when he falls in love with a man he meets by chance on Lambeth Bridge.

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London Spy Episode 3 – Official Lowdown


In a brutal interrogation, the police accuse Danny of being responsible for his lover’s death.

Confronted with incriminating evidence, he understands that he’s being framed. Just as his pursuit for the truth hits a low, he’s knocked sideways by a devastating revelation.

In the depths of despair, the only person who can help him is Scottie. Using Scottie’s extensive political connections, they plunge into a Westminster world of power which threatens to swallow them both.

Starring: Ben Whishaw, Jim Broadbent, Charlotte Rampling and Edward Holcroft
Writer: Tom Rob Smith
Director: Jakob Verbruggen
Producer: Guy Heeley


This third episode of five airs in the UK on BBC Two on Monday November 23rd 2015 at 9pm to 10pm and sometime next year on BBC America.

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