Film: "Page Eight" (2011)
Channel: BBC 2
Date: Sunday 28th August 2011
Page Eight is a 2011 film set in MI5 and written and directed for the BBC by the British writer David Hare. The cast includes Ralph Fiennes, Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon, Tom Hughes, James McArdle and the new Mrs James Bond - Rachel Weisz.
Bill Nighy stars as Johnny Worricker, a long-serving MI5 officer whose boss and best friend dies suddenly, leaving behind a file that threatens the stability of the organisation. Meanwhile, a seemingly chance encounter with Johnny's political-activist neighbour Nancy Pierpan seems too good to be true, and he is forced to walk out of his job to uncover the truth. Spy drama written and directed by David Hare, also starring Rachel Weisz, Michael Gambon, Ralph Fiennes and Judy Davis.