The Assets is an eight-part limited series based on the real life events of CIA counter-intelligence officer Sandy Grimes (Jodie Whittaker). The year 1985 serves as the backdrop to the final showdown of the Cold War when Sandy and her partner Jeanne Vertefeuille (Harriet Walter) vowed to find the mole who would turn out to be the most notorious traitor in US History, Aldrich Ames (Paul Rhys). Sandy is in a race against time to save the Soviet intelligence officers from being caught and killed. Living her own double life at home, this beautiful wife and mother vowed to stop at nothing until she uncovered the truth.
Two veteran CIA officers Sandra Grimes and Jeanne Vertefeuille who hunted down CIA officer Aldrich Ames, a mole who fed information to the Soviet Union that contributed to the deaths of at least ten Soviet intelligence officers who had spied for the United States.
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The Assets Airs: Sunday
The Assets Status: Ended
THE ASSETS - General Information
Series Premiere: January 02, 2014 Classification: Scripted Genre: Action | Thriller Network: ABC Airs: Sunday at 04:00 pm Runtime: 60 Minutes
THE ASSETS - Season 1 -- 8 Episodes
1x1 -- Jan 02, 2014 -- My Name is Aldrich Ames 1x2 -- Jan 09, 2014 -- Jewel in the Crown 1x3 -- Jun 21, 2014 -- Trip to Vienna 1x4 -- Jun 28, 2014 -- What's Done is Done 1x5 -- Jul 27, 2014 -- Check Mate 1x6 -- Jul 27, 2014 -- Small Useless Truth 1x7 -- Aug 03, 2014 -- The Straw Poll 1x8 -- Aug 03, 2014 -- Avenger