Archangel (BBC-1 2005 with Daniel Craig and Gabriel Macht)

UK / BBC One – Power / 2×60 minute episodes / Broadcast 19-20 March 2005

Writers: Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais / Novel: Robert Harris / Script Editors: Sarah Brown, Lisa Osborne / Music: Rob Lane / Executive Producers: Justin Bodle, Jessica Pope, Laura Mackie / Producers: Christopher Hall, Katya Marakulina / Director: Jon Jones

Thriller serial. Historian ‘Fluke’ Kelso is given a lead on a lost journal written by Stalin. His efforts to track it down lead him to Russia and the discovery of an unknown child of Stalin’s who is about to make a bid for political power.

Daniel Craig as Kelso
Gabriel Macht as O’Brian
Konstantin Lavroneko as Josef
Lev Prygunov as Mamantov
Alexey Diakov as Suyorin
Anna Gerasimova as Anna
Claudia Harrison as Louise
Valery Chernyak as Old Papu