Get ready for a gripping ride into the heart of the Cold War with SPY/MASTER, the highly anticipated six-part espionage drama series premiering on Max Original on May 19th. Created by Adina Sădeanu and Kirsten Peters, and starring the talented Alec Secăreanu, the show promises to be a thrilling rollercoaster of twists and turns.
The series follows the story of Victor Godeanu, the trusted right-hand man and closest advisor to Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu. However, Godeanu is also a secret agent for the KGB, and when he realizes his cover is about to be blown, he must flee Romania and Ceaușescu in a hurry. With only one chance to survive, he uses a diplomatic trip to Germany as his gateway to the United States.
Along the way, Godeanu is aided by a former flame and undercover Stasi agent, played by the mesmerizing Svenja Jung, as well as an up-and-coming CIA agent, portrayed by the talented Parker Sawyers. Together, they must help Godeanu evade the KGB and his own country’s spies, all while knowing that his defection puts his family in mortal danger back home.
With the first two episodes having premiered to critical acclaim at the Berlin Film Festival’s Berlinale Series in February, audiences can expect high-octane action, a gripping plot, and exceptional performances. So mark your calendars and get ready to embark on an edge-of-your-seat adventure with SPY/MASTER, with new episodes premiering weekly leading up to the season finale on June 16th.
About Spy/Master TV Show
In the midst of the Cold War, SPY/MASTER follows the story of Victor Godeanu, the right-hand man and closest advisor to Romanian dictator Nicolae Ceaușescu. However, Godeanu is also a secret agent for the KGB and must escape Romania and Ceaușescu before his cover is blown. With only one shot at staying alive, he uses a diplomatic trip to Germany as a springboard to the United States.Keep track of the cancel/renew status of all your favorite shows. Check out and bookmark our TV shows cancelled in 2019-20 season and TV shows renewed for 2020-21 season lists.