In reviewing CCTV coverage of a riot at an immigration detention facility, Lucas North recognizes the one man who managed to escape: Oleg Darshavin, his Russian interrogator and torturer during his eight years of imprisonment. "[6] Robert McLaughlin of Den of Geek noted that Lucas "spends a lot of this episode in a state of undress", and that while it was "a more personal episode, there are some huge implications set up and executed for the rest of the series, and while it might seem a waste of momentum to re-tread the imprisonment of Lucas from the beginning of last season, all the flashbacks, dabs of information and the entire setup are all relevant", concluding by stating that "Spooks continues to be one of the best shows the Beeb currently offers. Before he is delivered however, Darshavin attempts to bargain his way out by revealing details of a secret meeting in Basel, Switzerland from "Nightingale", something Harry is already aware of in a previous episode.[2]. Each episode in season 4 was fantastic from 1-10. It was met with generally positive reviews. The bug in his flat revealed that in a phone conversation just before the hit, Lucas discovers that Darshavin was the killer, and is a part of the cell. In a secondary story, Harry asks London's CIA director Samuel Walker (Brian Protheroe) for help on looking into the meeting. Spooks: Peter Firth, Nicola Walker, Max Brown, Lara Pulver, Geoffrey Streatfeild, Shazad Latif, Sophia Myles, Richard Armitage "[9], "BBC – BBC One Programmes – Spooks – Episodes from 2009", "Weekly Top 30 Programmes (scroll down to BBC1 and select w/e 29 Nov 2009)", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Series_8,_Episode_4_(Spooks)&oldid=998405365, Short description is different from Wikidata, Television episode articles with short description for single episodes, Television episode articles with short description and disambiguated page names, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 5 January 2021, at 06:34. The two meet in Lucas' flat, where Darshavin reveals the leader of the cell goes by Omar Salim al Khaled. A little over five million people tuned in to watch the episode following its BBC One broadcast. The series consists of ten episodes. Appearing as recurring characters are CIA Agent, Bob Hogan, and Iranian Special Consul, Dariush Bakhshi, and his wife, Ana. She does so because she learned that Farook Sukkarieh, her first husband who was thought to have been hanged for treason, actually survived. Episode guide, trailer, review, preview, cast list and where to stream it on demand, on catch up and download. It’s hard to believe that it’s been 13 years since Spooks first arrived on our TV screens. We look back at the BBC’s spy series, from favourite characters to the best episodes. ... Series 4 Spooks. The fourth episode of series eight of the British espionage television series Spooks is the 69th episode in the overall series. As Ros races to stop the bomb going off at the Square Mile, Lucas meets up with Darshavin back at the Estuary, and is able to break him into revealing the disarming code, before Lucas delivers him back to the FSB. Ruth Evershed (Nicola Walker) and Tariq Masood (Shazad Latif) looks into this and finds a link between al Khaled and Onelight, a charity front he used to recruit members. [1] Meanwhile, Oleg Darshavin breaks out of an immigration detention facility following a riot. In the episode one of Lucas North's (Richard Armitage) former interrogators, FSB officer Oleg Darshavin (Emil Hostina), approaches Lucas regarding an upcoming terrorist attack. Full lists of the names of the cast and crew for Series 4, Episode 1 of BBC ONE drama Spooks. David Oyelowo (Danny Hunter) David played yet another junior officer who died sacrificing himself … Spooks Season 4 Episode 4: Episode 4 Summary: Adam has his hands full trying to turn a prominent terrorist into a double agent in order to avert another major bombing in London. The team save his family, who were held hostage, just before Malik could carry out the assassination and surrenders. Iain Glen and Laila Rouass also joined the series, playing Vaughn Edwards and Maya Lahan – figures from Lucas's mysterious past. However, they tend to "break up if you sweat". The series, consisting of ten episodes, was serialised - a first for the programme. I did [...] very much enjoy the classic spying methods in evidence in Waterstones; the economy with which the tension between Harry and Ruth is being played out; the moment when Sarah let herself into Lucas's flat – and threw her boss over the stairwell when he came close to uncovering her. Spooks (known as MI-5 in certain countries) is a British spy drama television series, created … The fifth series of the BBC espionage television series Spooks began broadcasting on 17 September 2006 before ending on 13 November 2006. Tom Quinn and his team of MI5 experts hunt an extremely dangerous pro-life terrorist. Nicola Walker Ruth Evershed. In episode six, Zoe is taken to court for misconduct during an operation and i… He eventually finds her at a small airport, where Fiona is able to wound Farook and escape, but is shot by Farook before he himself is killed by Adam; Fiona later dies in Adam's arms. Ruth Evershed left after episode 5; the actor playing the part, Nicola Walker was expecting her first child. While MI5 investigate and Hicks attempts to publish the story, a group of people from the government is sent to kill him. Newcomer, Far right political party "The British Way", who are connected to a number of attacks against, Journalist Gary Hicks witnesses the murder of Clive McTaggart, a high-ranking retired intelligence officer and friend of Harry's who was about to publish his memoirs, which contain government secrets. Section D's investigation leads to an American-based, Adam locates and frees Zaf also learning the location of the next bomb, which they defuse. His suspicions are solidified when Lucas takes off his wire and goes off the radar while walking to meet him again with the passport. NW. Spooks returned for a ninth series on Monday 20 September 2010 for an eight-episode run. Since there have been a lot of episodes–too many to list on one page–the episodes have been sorted by series and arranged byepisode number. With Hermione Norris, Richard Armitage, Genevieve O'Reilly, Emil Hostina. Alongside many other iconic British TV shows, Spooks has returned to the BBC iPlayer for viewers to … Zafar Younis (1977–2007) is a fictional character in the popular BBC espionage drama Spooks, known in the United States as MI-5.The show follows the exploits of MI5's counter-terrorism group, Section D. The character is played by British actor Raza Jaffrey. [3] Several scenes were filmed involving Lucas's interrogation, although only some were included within the final episode. The fourth series of the BBC espionage television series Spooks began broadcasting on 12 September 2005 before ending on 10 November 2005. The episode originally aired on BBC Three on 20 November 2009, and later repeated on frontline channel BBC One on 25 November, both cases airing during the 9pm to 10pm timeslot. Not scheduled. The series consists of ten episodes. Episode 4 Ellie questions whether she can cope with dating a spy, and Zoe discovers Tessa is up to something. Martine McCutcheon was a brilliant addition to episode 1 but the best episode as you'd expect was episode 10. The sixth series of the BBC espionage television series Spooks began broadcasting on 16 October 2007 before ending on 18 December 2007. Spooks foils its last bomb plot, cracks its final agent, and disappears off the schedules for good Before he can find out who, Sarah kills Walker by pushing Walker off the top floor of the building. Watch Spooks - Season 2, Episode 4 - Episode 4: After stealing a large amount of money from a bank a man is found crucified on the moors. He kills Barzali, and captures Fiona to take back to Syria. Spooks is a British television drama series that originally aired on BBC One from 13 May 2002 to 23 October 2011, consisting of 10 series. Find out when Spooks is on TV, including Series 3-Episode 4: A Prayer for My Daughter. After the death of Fiona, Adam is taken off the case to investigate a Russian billionaire Oleg Korsakov, who plans to buy the, Juliet dismisses Harry after he stops the CIA from, After former MI5 officer Angela Wells visits Ruth, she comes to the Grid and holds everyone hostage, demanding that the service reveals evidence that Harry and MI5 conspired to kill, This page was last edited on 22 August 2020, at 15:36. A third series of ten episodes was transmitted on BBC One in the autumn of 2004 and concluded on 13 December. In response Shining Dawn sets the next bomb to only be deactivated with a code. Meanwhile, Tom's mentor is working undercover at an anti-Bush rally when his methods start to appear dangerously unconventional. Season 4 sees the usual betrayals, backstabbing, power-struggles, terrorists and conspiracies that we're used to seeing with Spooks but the finale to season 4 is by far the best finale yet! Series 1 Series 2 Series 3 Series 4 Series 5 Series 6 Series 7 Series 8 Series 9 Series 10 Although he is found to be innocent, MI5 follow his activities, where they discover that he is being forced to conduct an assassination of an Algerian banker on British soil to guarantee the safety of his family. Fiona takes on a case when the Syrian Foreign Minister, Riyad Barzali, contacts MI5 for help, though his own secret service will kill him if he is to talk with the British. Cast & Crew. Beforehand, weights were dropped down until the crew were satisfied Seed would survive the fall. 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