Max Easton is an ex-spy whose past comes back to haunt him when he’s summoned away from his new life in the Pyrenees by George White, head of covert MI6/CIA team “The Section.” White convinces Max to return to the field to avenge the death of his estranged son Harry, but the stakes raised when Max finds himself in a widespread conspiracy to profit from chaos in the Middle East. Powerful corporations demonstrate they are willing to bury secrets. who can Max trust? Who is telling the truth?
Airdate Apr 5, 2018 at 21:00
Mark Strong's new TV series is basically Taken crossed with James Bond.
The Kingsman: The Secret Service actor will lead FOX UK's eight-part thriller,
which comes from Sherlock and Doctor Who writer Steve Thompson,
Simon Maxwell (American Odyssey) and Matthew Parkhill (Rogue).
Strong takes a break from playing baddies as retired spy Max Easton,
who suddenly finds himself back in the high stakes world of international
espionage while trying to avenge the death of his son Harry.
The deeper he digs into the conspiracy at the heart of his son's death,
the more he untangles a dangerous web linking the intelligence agencies
of some of the world's most dangerous governments.