|Starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Rachel Brosnahan|
|Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions will release THE COURIER only in theaters on March 19th, 2021.|
Directed by Dominic Cooke
Written by Tom O’Connor
Starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Merab Ninidze, Rachel Brosnahan, Jessie Buckley
THE COURIER is a true-life spy thriller, the story of an unassuming British businessman Greville Wynne (Benedict Cumberbatch) recruited into one of the greatest international conflicts in history. At the behest of the UK’s MI-6 and a CIA operative (Rachel Brosnahan), he forms a covert, dangerous partnership with Soviet officer Oleg Penkovsky (Merab Ninidze) in an effort to provide crucial intelligence needed to prevent a nuclear confrontation and defuse the Cuban Missile Crisis.