Spy thrillers continue to make their homes on Netflix. The streamer is investing in another series in this genre, so if you’re looking forward to Noah Centineos the recruit, you should know that Treason, Another similar show is coming off the tube soon.
The upcoming series Treason becomes stars daredevil‘s Charlie Cox and features a triangle that will leave you on the edge of your seat for more.
This five-episode spy thriller follows the well-established premise that an agent’s past returns to haunt him. But instead of a CIA agent dealing with a Russian spy, it will be a member of MI6.
Secrets can only stay hidden for so long, and for this show’s lead, they include his wife and the life they’ve led together, which isn’t all it seems. Here’s what we know more about Treason!
release date of treason
On November 21, Netflix announced the limited series will be released on Boxing Day. For those in the United States, that is Monday, December 26th. With most people still on vacation that day due to the holidays, it’s the perfect time to stay indoors and watch all five episodes.
Treason will be released on Monday, December 26 at 12:00 p.m. PT and 3:00 a.m. ET, which may be too late to stay up. If you’re looking for the limited series release time in your region, be sure to check out our handy guide to Netflix release times based on time zones.
Charlie Cox will play Adam Lawrence, an MI6 agent whose past with a Russian spy turns his and his wife’s lives upside down. Oona Chaplin and Olga Kurylenko will also appear in the series, likely as Maddy, Adam’s wife, and Kara, the spy he once knew.
Here is the cast list for the limited series:
- Charlie Cox as Adam Lawrence
- Oona Chaplin as Maddy De Costa
- Olga Kurylenko as Kara Yerzov
- Cirian Hinds as Sir Martin Angelis
- Tracy Ifeachor as Dede
The summary via Netflix:
Trained and nurtured by MI6, Adam Lawrence’s career appears to have been mapped out. But when his past catches up with him in the form of Kara, a Russian spy with whom he shares a complicated past, he is forced to question everything and everyone in his life. A love triangle develops between Kara, Adam and his wife Maddy; Three people trying to uncover each other’s secrets, manage political and diplomatic relations while holding on to their personal lives and those they love the most.
Betrayal on Netflix First Look Photos
Before Netflix releases the official trailer, take a look at Cox, Chaplin and more of the series’ stars in action. Here are some first look photos from the spy thriller!
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FanSided Entertainment employees contributed to this report.