Benedict Cumberbatch in the movie The Courier: Top Secret Carrier Spies Avoid Nuclear War


Last Updated on 10/31/2021 by setagayablueocean


A spy suspense based on an unknown true story that unfolded behind the scenes of the Cuban Missile Crisis. A thrilling depiction of the “conflicts and decisions” of men who took their lives to avoid a nuclear war.



<Synopsis of the movie “The Courier: Top Secret Carrier”>

In October 1962, the confrontation between the United States and the Soviet Union reached its peak, and the “Cuban Missile Crisis” broke out.


It was Greville Win, a real-life British salesman, who played a decisive role in avoiding the war in this world-shaking crisis.


Despite having no experience as a spy, Win flew to Moscow at the request of the CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) and MI6 (British Secret Intelligence Service). ) After repeated contact with high-ranking officials, he continues to carry the confidential information obtained there to the west.



Benedict Cumberbatch becomes a spy!

Protagonist Greville Win (Benedict Cumberbatch)


An ordinary British salesman on the outside, and a spy with a secret life on the back. Build friendship and trust with Soviet military collaborator Penkovsky. It will be played by Benedict Cumberbatch, who represents the British film industry and is also the executive producer of the movie The Courier: The Top Secret Carrier.


Oleg Penkovsky (Merab Ninidze)


Soviet military collaborator. Merab Ninidze of “Bridge of Spies” will serve.


Sheila (Jessie Buckley)


The wife of the main character, Greville Win. I feel the change of my husband who hides being a spy. The cast is by Jessie Buckley of “Wild Rose”.


Emily (Rachel Brosnahan)


CIA staff infiltrating the Soviet side. It will be played by Rachel Brosnahan of “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel”.