Tarr Tells His Story

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| TV Programme | | UK | Colour | Drama, Thriller
Stars: Alec Guinness, Michael Jayston, Anthony Bate

A British agent, thought to have defected, resurfaces with sensational information: confirmation of a Russian spy mole existing in the Service

Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979)
Season 1, episode 2
In the bleak days of the Cold War, espionage veteran George Smiley is forced out of semi-retirement to uncover a Soviet Agent within MI6’s echelons

Cast (10)

Photograph from Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979) featuring Alec Guinness (as George Smiley) (1)
George Smiley
Michael Jayston
Peter Guillam
Anthony Bate
Sir Oliver Lacon
Hywel Bennett
Ricki Tarr
Thorley Walters
Tufty Thessinger
George Sewell
Susan Kodicek
Hilary Minster
Pauline Letts
Mrs Pope-Graham
Stephen Earle
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John Irvin


Jonathan Powell



Production companies

British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC)

Paramount Television

Pictures (1)

Main title from the 1979 episode of Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1979), Tarr Tells His Story (1)

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