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The Worricker Trilogy refers to three political thrillers created by David Hare, they are, in chronological order, Page Eight, Turks & Caicos and finally, Salting the Battlefield. The first film centers on a M 15 agent named John Worricker (played by Bill Nighty) who must uncover the truth of a alleged secret US prison that is allegedly illegally detaining prisoners.

The second film, Turks and Caicos, Worricker (still played by Nighy) is hiding out on the Turks and Caicos islands. He must grapple with a mysterious and sinister American corporation known only as Gladstone.

In the final film Worricker must confront Alec Beasely, the corrupt Prime Minister whom has been master minding a great deal of past trials from behind the scenes.

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1 Season, 5 Episodes
November 6, 2011
Action & Adventure, Drama, Mystery
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The Worricker Trilogy Full Episode Guide

  • From PBS and MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY - The cast and crew of "Salting the Battlefield" discuss the final thrilling installment of the Worricker film trilogy.

  • From PBS and MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY - MI5 officer Johnny Worricker (Bill Nighy) and Margot Tyrell (Helena Bonham Carter) are on the run together across Europe. But Worricker knows his only chance of resolving his problems is to return home and confront his nemesis--the prime minister, Alec Beasley (Ralph Fiennes).

  • From PBS and MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY - The cast and crew of "Turks and Caicos" give an inside look into the making of the exciting second installment of the Worricker film trilogy.

  • From PBS and MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY - Johnny Worricker (Bill Nighy) is hiding out from his work at MI5 on the island paradise Turks & Caicos. Trouble comes knocking when a CIA agent (Christopher Walken) introduces him to some dubious American businessmen. When one of them turns up dead, it's their financial PR (Winona Ryder) who seems to know more than she's letting on.

  • From PBS and MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY - Johnny Worricker (Bill Nighy) is an MI5 officer whose life has just been turned inside out. When his boss and best friend (Michael Gambon) dies suddenly, Worricker is left to deal with a contentious Top Secret file that threatens the entire MI5 organization. Further complicating his life is a chance encounter with his beautiful neighbor (Rachel Weisz).

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