When Specialist Protection Officer David Budd (Game of Thrones’ Richard Madden) is assigned to protect ambitious and powerful Home Secretary Julia Montague (Line of Duty’s Keeley Hawes), his loyalties are quickly torn.
Some 11 million people tuned into the political thriller’s finale on the BBC, moving Madden to the top of the list to be the next James Bond. The six-episode series drops on Netflix on Wednesday, Oct. 24.
The series also stars Gina McKee (Line of Duty), Sophie Rundle, Vincent Franklin, Pippa Haywood, Stuart Bowman and Paul Ready. It’s produced by ITV Studios’ World Productions. It’s executive produced by Jed Mercurio and Simon Heath, who also executive produced Line of Duty and other series, for World Productions. Elizabeth Kilgarriff executive produced for the BBC.
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