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Counterpart 

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A hapless UN employee discovers the agency he works for is hiding a gateway to a parallel dimension that's in Cold War with our own, and where his other self is a top spy. The war slowly heats up thanks to spies from both sides.

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Series cast summary:
J.K. Simmons ...  Howard Silk 18 episodes, 2017-2019
Olivia Williams ...  Emily Burton Silk 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Harry Lloyd ...  Peter Quayle 17 episodes, 2017-2019
Nazanin Boniadi ...  Clare Quayle 17 episodes, 2018-2019
Sara Serraiocco ...  Baldwin 12 episodes, 2017-2019
Nicholas Pinnock ...  Ian Shaw 11 episodes, 2018-2019
Ulrich Thomsen ...  Aldrich 9 episodes, 2017-2018
Mido Hamada ...  Cyrus 8 episodes, 2017-2018
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Counterpart is about a mysterious world hidden beneath the surface of our everyday existence. Howard Silk is a lowly cog in the bureaucratic machinery of a Berlin-based United Nations spy agency. When Howard discovers that his organization safeguards the secret of a crossing into a parallel dimension, he is thrust into a shadow world of intrigue, danger, and double cross - where the only man he can trust is his near-identical counterpart from this parallel world. The show explores themes of identity, fate and lost love, posing the eternal question, "what if our lives could have been different?" Written by ahmetkozan

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Release Date:

10 December 2017 (USA) See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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16:9 HD
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The next Fringe.
24 January 2018 | by lng101010See all my reviews

I'm a sucker for sci-fi shows whose titles don't start with "Star". Bonus points if it deals with the multiverse.

Counterpart has the same vibes as Fringe, but plays out a little differently. So far so good. Very good acting as well, as expected from JK Simmons.

Can't wait to see where this goes.


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