Netflix has released an official trailer for The Spy, a limited series starring Sacha Baron Cohen (Borat, Da Ali G Show) in a much more dramatic than we’re used to seeing him in. Noah Emmerich, Hadar Ratzon Rotem, and Waleed Zuaiter also star.
The show comes from Gideon Raff, who created the Israeli series that Showtime’s Homeland is based on, Prisoners of War. Raff also created the series Tyrant, and wrote and directed the upcoming Netflix movie The Red Sea Diving Resort starring Chris Evans and Michael Kenneth Williams.
You can find more info on The Spy and watch the trailer below.
THE SPY is inspired by the real-life story of former Mossad agent, Eli Cohen, who successfully goes undercover in Syria in the early 1960s. Cohen becomes close enough to ambitious military leaders and their rich friends to earn a game-changing level of trust about Syria’s biggest anti-Israel secret initiatives.
The Spy is set to be released on Netflix on September 6th.
THE SPY, starring Sacha Baron Cohen, is inspired by the real-life story of former notorious Mossad agent, Eli Cohen, who successfully goes undercover in Syria and ultimately changed the course of Israel’s history.