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Sleepers: The Awakening (S1EP1 BBC 10 Apr 1991, Joanna Kanska)



The Awakening: In 1990, the Russians discover a secret room in the Kremlin that is a meticulous re-creation of London life in the 1960s. After savvy KGB agent Nina Grishina figures out that the room was used to train two agents who haven’t been heard from since 1966, she sets off for England to lead the hunt.

Cast: Nigel Havers (Jeremy Coward), Warren Clarke (Albert Robinson), Joanna Kanska (Major Nina Grishina), David Calder (Viktor Chekhov), Angus MacInnes (Bill Sullivan), Jane Nash (Serena), Michael Gough (Andrei Zorin), Richard Huw (Igor Kostov), Annie Hulley (Sandra Robinson), Christopher Rozycki (Colonel Oleg Petrovski), Alan David (K1), William Chubb (George Wetherby), Ricco Ross (Karl Richfield), Candida Gubbins (Alison), Andrzej Borkowski (Doctor), Denica Fairman, James Smith, Timothy Kightley, Tomek Bork, Bill Rodgers

Writer: John Flanagan, Andrew McCulloch / Director: Geoffrey Sax

Original Airdate: 10 Apr 1991 on BBC
Series: Sleepers Season 1 Episode 1