The Americans, created by Joe Weisberg and starring Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys and Noah Emmerich, is a period drama about the complex marriage of two KGB spies posing as Americans in suburban Washington DC shortly after Ronald Reagan is elected President. The arranged marriage of Phillip and Elizabeth, who have two children who know nothing about their parents true identity.
Showrunners Joe Weisberg and Joel Fields told reporters “Page Jennings was destined to go into the family business”. As cast members and producers of the FX drama discussed plans for the show’s sixth and final season, which airs March 28. Weisberg and Fields said they have known the broad arc of the ending for some time but they are still fine-tuning the final script. "We won't be done writing it until we land on the very last frame that we lock of the final episode" Fields said.