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Cambridge Spies: Episode Two (S1EP2 BBC2 16 May 2003, Rupert Penry-Jones)



Episode Two: Burgess gets a job at the BBC.

Regular Cast: Toby Stephens (Kim Philby), Tom Hollander (Guy Burgess), Samuel West (Anthony Blunt), Rupert Penry-Jones (Donald Maclean), Stuart Laing (Jack Hewit)

Guest Cast: Imelda Staunton, Marcel Lures, Patrick Kennedy, Nicholas Day, Simon Jones, Simon Masterton Smith, Julian Firth, Nancy Crane, Geoffrey Harris, John Warnaby, Philip Anthony, Benedict Cumberbatch, Freddie Stevenson, Michael Parkhouse, Miles Richardson, Aleksandra Hertxberg, Gillian Goodman, Michelle Newell, Alberto Martin Alvarez, Mary Jo Randle

Writer: Peter Moffat / Director: Tim Fywell

Airdate: 16 May 2003 on BBC2

Series: Cambridge Spies Season 1 Episode 2

Show Info: The story of Britain’s most infamous double agents, Philby, Burgess, Blunt and Maclean. Starting in the 1930s when they were recruited during their Cambridge university days by the soviets and following them as they wormed their way into the British establishment.