Berlin Station (TV series)

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Berlin Station
Genre Espionage drama
Created by Olen Steinhauer
Starring
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Production
Executive producer(s) Michaël Roskam
Olen Steinhauer
Brad Winters
Production company(s)
Release
Original network Epix

Berlin Station is an upcoming American espionage drama television series. A ten-episode first season will premiere on Epix in the fall of 2016.[1][2]

Production

Epix announced a 10-episode straight-to-series order on May 21, 2015. Michaël Roskam will executive produce the series and direct the first two episodes. Olen Steinhauer will write and executive produce the series.[3] Production started in Berlin in November 2015.[2]

Cast

  • Richard Armitage as Daniel Miller, the cerebral, newly anointed CIA officer who goes from being an analyst at Langley to an undercover officer in Berlin tasked with finding a leak.[2]
  • Richard Jenkins as Steven Frost, a veteran of the Cold War who serves as the CIA’s Chief of the Berlin Station.[4]
  • Rhys Ifans as Case Officer Hector DeJean.[5]
  • Michelle Forbes as Valerie Edwards, the no-nonsense administrator who serves as a Berlin Station Internal Branch Chief.[2]
  • Tamlyn Tomita as Sandra Abe, a quiet presence lording over the efficient operation of Berlin Station while having an affair with her boss, Steven Frost.[2]
  • Leland Orser as Robert Kirsch, a devoted and successful Deputy Chief who digs intelligence out of the capital through a mix of force, diligence and cleverness.[2]
  • Richard Dillane as Deputy Liaison Gerald Ellman, a gentle, reserved man who plans his transfer to Budapest, but finds himself in a position of being collateral damage.[2]
  • Bernhard Schütz as Hans Richter, an old-world spy who has risen, against all odds, to the highest ranks of the BfV.[2]
  • Rameez Siddiqui as supporting character BfV.[2]

References

  1. "EPIX UNVEILS TWO NEW ORIGINAL SERIES – "GRAVES" & "BERLIN STATION"". Epix. May 21, 2015. Retrieved August 12, 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.8 "EPIX Announces Start of Production for Original Spy Series "Berlin Station". The Futon Critic. Retrieved 13 November 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "EPIX Unveils Two New Original Series - Partners with Lionsgate on "Graves" and Paramount Television on "Berlin Station" to Produce First Two Original Series on EPIX". The Futon Critic. Retrieved 19 August 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. Pedersen, Erik (July 14, 2015). "Richard Jenkins Stops At Epix's 'Berlin Station'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 19 August 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. Andreeva, Nellie (July 30, 2015). "Rhys Ifans To Star In Epix Series 'Berlin Station'". Deadline.com. Retrieved 19 August 2015.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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