The Americans (2013–2018)
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Covert War 

Events in Moscow strike a personal chord for Elizabeth, leading her to take on a dangerous mission she can't complete without Philip's help, and placing the couple on a collision course with both Grannie and the FBI.

Director:

Nicole Kassell

Writers:

Joseph Weisberg (created by) (as Joe Weisberg), Joshua Brand | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Keri Russell ... Elizabeth Jennings
Matthew Rhys ... Philip Jennings
Holly Taylor ... Paige Jennings
Keidrich Sellati ... Henry Jennings
Noah Emmerich ... Stan Beeman
Richard Thomas ... Frank Gaad
Annet Mahendru ... Nina Krilova
Susan Misner ... Sandra Beeman
Alison Wright ... Martha Hanson
Lev Gorn ... Arkady Zotov
Olek Krupa ... General Vijktor Zhukov
Paul Fitzgerald ... Richard Patterson
Betsy Aidem ... Kendall
Richard Kline ... Bill Hanson
Peggy J. Scott ... Elaine Hanson
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Storyline

Philip's single alter-ego meets his "bride's" devout parents. failing to talk Elizabeth out of gruesome revenge for the murder of her mentor, KGB general Zhykov, he helps her kidnap FBI director Richard Patterson who ordered it, despite Moskow's refusal to indulge in revenge, but they ultimately release him in one piece. FBI agent Beeman's wife bitterly tells him and consoling neighbor Elisabeth she no longer believes he always works late, suspecting infidelity. His KGB lover Nina is meanwhile promoted. * Written by KGF Vissers

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TV-MA | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 April 2013 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

DreamWorks Television See more »
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Color
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Goofs

Zhukov's shoulder straps are not only sewn along the entire length (which is why actor Olek Krupa can barely move his shoulders in the scene) but they are also sewn inside out. The stars should be on the outside of the strap. The collar insignia are also turned upside down. See more »

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Features Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom (1963) See more »

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In the Dark
Written by Billy Squier
Performed by Billy Squier
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