In the fall, Masterpiece Contemporary showcases dramas set in modern times, hosted this season by David Tennant.
Worricker: Page Eight (#4128H) Duration: 1:47:51 STEREO TVPG
David Hare's first original screenplay in 20 years is a contemporary spy thriller starring Bill Nighy, Rachel Weisz, Judy Davis, Michael Gambon and Ralph Fiennes.
Worricker: Turks & Caicos (#4439H) Duration: 1:56:46 STEREO TVPG
Bill Nighy reprises his role as MI5 spy Johnny Worricker in a follow-up to the acclaimed "Page Eight." Written and directed by David Hare, the top-tier cast includes Christopher Walken, Winona Ryder, Helena Bonham Carter and Ralph Fiennes. Worricker has just left his job at MI5. He escapes to the distant islands of Turks & Caicos, where an order from the CIA unexpectedly puts him back to work.
Worricker: Salting The Battlefield (#4440H) Duration: 1:56:46 STEREO TVPG
Johnny (Bill Nighy) and Margot (Helena Bonham Carter) manage to stay ahead of an international dragnet all across Europe. British Prime Minister Alec Beasley (Ralph Fiennes) and old MI5 colleague Jill Tankard (Judy Davis) desperately want Johnny back -- but for different reasons. Who will win this frenzied game of spy versus spy?