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Spooks: Hostage Takers (Part 2)

Ros is trapped inside the embassy during the siege of the Saudi Trade Centre. The terrorists demand the release of al-Qaida prisoners in Saudi Arabia and resort to killing the hostages when the government refuses to negotiate with them - but then suspicion arises as to the militants' real identities.
Rumors also arise which lead the MI5 team to suspect that they have a terrorist informant in their ranks.


Episode Info


Episode number: 5x7
Airdate: Monday October 16th, 2006

Director: Andy Hay
Writer: Raymond Khoury

Alternate Airdates:

NL (VARA) Jul 20, 2009

  • Currently 9.3/10
9.3/10 (4 Votes cast)
Guest Stars
Alex Caan
As Prince Khaldoon
Recurring
Anna Chancellor
As Juliet Shaw
Recurring
Davood Ghadami
As Prince Wissam
Recurring
Dhafer L'Abidine
As Sharaf
Recurring
Gugu Mbatha-Raw
As Jenny
Recurring
Ian Bartholomew
As Daniel Wise
Recurring
Matt Day
As Neil Sternin
Recurring
Raad Rawi
As Ambassador
Recurring
Saskia Reeves
As Sally Bernard
Recurring
Simon Kassianides
As Mourad
Recurring
Kolade Agboke
As SAS Team Leader
Main Cast
Peter Firth
As Harry Pearce
Hugh Simon
As Malcolm Wynn-Jones
Hermione Norris
As Ros Myers
Miranda Raison
As Jo Portman
Rupert Penry-Jones
As Adam Carter
Raza Jaffrey
As Zafar Younis
Other Episode Crew

CreatorDavid Wolstencroft
Executive ProducerJane Featherstone  |  Simon Crawford Collins  |  Andrew Woodhead
Production DesignerRobert Foster (4)
EditorPaul Endacott
CastingSuzanne Crowley  |  Gilly Poole
Line ProducerDominic Barlow
MusicPaul Leonard-Morgan (1)
Director of PhotographyDonal Gilligan
Title Music ComposerJennie Muskett
 
Warning: Spooks season 5 episode 7 guide may contain spoilers
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