The Spy is an English-language French espionage thriller television series directed by Gideon Raff.
Netflix on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 released the trailer:
The Spy - starring Sacha Baron Cohen | Official Trailer | Netflix.
The miniseries follows the true-life exploits of the Mossad spy, Eli Cohen. The story transpires during the years leading to the 1967 conflict between Israel and Syria. It follows Cohen's past in Egypt as an army reject, to his infiltration of the Syrian Ministry of Defense. He assumes the identity of Kamel Amin Thaabet and establishes himself in Syrian high society. After befriending those who would eventually take over Syria, he manages to become the country's Deputy Defense Minister and a close confidant to the future president Amin al-Hafiz.
The series is produced by Canal+ and Netflix.
The average duration of each episode is 47 - 62 minutes. Original language: English.
Official website: netflix.com/title/80178151
IMDB: The Spy
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