In the 1980s, two Russian KGB agents were trained and set up as 'sleepers', the inconspicuous all-American Jennings couple Philip and Elisabeth, along with their unsuspecting kids Henry and Paige. Now, they must prevent the defection of KGB agent Nikolai Timoshev, formerly one of their abusive instructors, whom they manage to kidnap. By coincidence, their new neighbor is FBI agent Stan Beeman. Loyalties are tested among the spouses and by KGB general Vijktor Zhukov, who promises the Jennings a small fortune if they allow him to defect.
Did You Know?
In an odd coincidence for a pair of communist agents, the spies' aliases are the names of the British monarch Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip. They are alluded to as well by General Zhukov when the agents are given their names, and says the others are not to be discussed. See more
(at around 1h 0 mins) As Agent Bartholomew opens the door to the meeting, a crew member (red short-sleeved shirt) is briefly visible in the room. See more
America's not so bad. We've been here a *long* time. What's so bad about it? The electricity works all the time. Food's pretty great. The closet spac...
Is that what you care about?
No, I care about everything.
Not the Motherland.
I do, but our family comes first.
Referenced in The Americans: Immersion
Harden My Heart
Written by Marv Ross
Performed by Quarterflash See more