A series takes us into the thrilling world of M.I.5 – known to insiders simply as ‘Five' – the clandestine security service, and the people who make up the elite team. They tackle organized crime, terrorist activities, embassy sieges, weapons proliferation and anarchists, not to mention the conflicts and power struggles back in the office.
MI-5 is a topical and edgy drama about passion, jeopardy and the intrigue of people who have to lie for a living – and who have to deceive their loved ones about what they do.
In the post-9/11 world where the role of the Intelligence services and secret agents is being thrown into greater relief, MI-5 is a timely drama from a first-class creative team and boasts a very strong cast.
MI-5 airs Thursdays at 10 p.m. starting April 21, 2011 on Eight, Arizona PBS.
About Eight, Arizona PBS
Eight, Arizona PBS specializes in the education of children, in-depth news and public affairs, lifelong learning, and the celebration of arts and culture -- utilizing the power of noncommercial television, the Internet, educational outreach services, and community-based initiatives. The PBS station began broadcasting from the campus of Arizona State University on January 30, 1961. Now more than 80 percent of Arizonans receive the signal through a network of translators, cable and satellite systems. With more than 1 million viewers each week, Eight consistently ranks among the most-viewed public television stations per capita in the country. Arizonans provide more than 60 percent of the station's annual budget.
Eight is a member-supported service of Arizona State University.