The Assets

"The Assets" is an eight-part limited series based on the real life events of CIA counter-intelligence officer Sandy Grimes (Jodie Whittaker). The year 1985 serves as the backdrop to the final showdown of the Cold War when Sandy and her partner Jeanne Vertefeuille (Harriet Walter) vowed to find the mole who would turn out to be the most notorious traitor in US History, Aldrich Ames (Paul Rhys). Sandy is in a race against time to save the Soviet intelligence officers from being caught and killed. Living her own double life at home, this beautiful wife and mother vowed to stop at nothing until she uncovered the truth.

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Episode 1x08; Aug 3, 2014

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
1x08: AvengerAug 3, 2014
1x07: The Straw PollAug 3, 2014
1x06: Small Useless TruthJul 27, 2014
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