In the pilot of "The Americans," Philip tried to convince his wife Elizabeth to at least consider defecting from their lives as KGB operatives undercover in the United States. She was steadfast in her commitment, patriotism and loyalty to the cause, despite his reservations. One of the things Philip worried about was their children. This week, they got a virtually impossible mission. They had to bug the house of the Secretary of Defense and they only had three days to do it. Impressively, they came up with a plan to pull it off, but didn't have a lot of time to worry about the variables. Read More... http://feeds.huffingtonpost.com/~r/HP/Entertainment/~3/GFAPhJRdkXk/the-americans-impossible-mission-video_n_2636349.html
The Americans The Clock" Episode 2 airs Wednesday Feb 6 2013 at 10pm on FX. Episode Synopsis : When Philip and Elizabeth are given an urgent task to plant a bug in Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger’s office, they risk exposure when an unwilling maid of the Weinberger home refuses to cooperate. Stan closes in on a member of the Soviet Rezidentura in an effort to uncover the identities of deep cover Directorate S operatives. READ MORE...
On FX's new drama The Americans , two Russian spies move to the United States, start a family and spy on — you guessed it — America. Welcome to the height of the Cold War, an era when Americans lived in constant fear that the Russians could get the upper hand. The cleverness of The Americans is that the show actually gets you rooting for the bad guys. That's because, deep down, the series is a family drama — this just isn't your conventional family... http://www.tvguide.com/News/tv-genres/fx-Americans-Russell-Rhys-1060090.aspx?rss=breakingnews