GenreHistorical drama First episode dateMay 9, 2003 Number of seasons1 Duration LanguageEnglish
Release date9 May 2003 – 30 May 2003 NetworksBritish Broadcasting Corporation, BBC One, BBC Two CastTom Hollander (Guy Burgess), Toby Stephens (Kim Philb), Rupert Penry-Jones (Donald Maclean) Similar moviesThe Company (2007), The Lost Prince (Since 2003), Burn Up (Since 2008), The Virgin Queen (Since 2005), Edward & Mrs Simpson (1978)
Cambridge spies brother in arms
Cambridge Spies is a four-part BBC television drama, broadcast on BBC2 in May 2003, concerning the lives of the best-known quartet of the Cambridge Five Soviet spies, from 1934 to the 1951 defection of Guy Burgess and Donald Maclean to the Soviet Union. The series was written by Peter Moffat and directed by Tim Fywell. The complete series was released on DVD on 2 June 2003. Viewing figures for the series averaged at 2 million per episode.