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* KillTheCutie: [[spoiler:Of all the team, Colin is the most harmless and the least regularly exposed to danger, which made his execution at the hands of rogue MI6 officers all the more cruel.]]

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* KillTheCutie: [[spoiler:Of all the team, Colin is the most harmless and the least regularly exposed to danger, which made his execution at the hands of rogue MI6 [=MI6=] officers all the more cruel.]]



An agent from MI6 that Harry "borrows", Adam becomes a permanent addition to the team, taking over Tom's role as Section Head (and central character) from Series 3-7. [[spoiler: He is killed in the first episode of Series 7 attempting to get a car bomb away from an area with people.]]

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An agent from MI6 [=MI6=] that Harry "borrows", Adam becomes a permanent addition to the team, taking over Tom's role as Section Head (and central character) from Series 3-7. [[spoiler: He is killed in the first episode of Series 7 attempting to get a car bomb away from an area with people.]]



First introduced as an MI6 section chief [[spoiler: and a member of Collingwood's conspiracy]], she leaves Six and joins MI5 [[spoiler: after betraying said cabal]]. Took the rank of Senior Case Officer and served as number two to Adam Carter in series five and six. Succeeded Adam as section chief in series seven. [[spoiler: Killed in a hotel explosion at the end of series eight.]]

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First introduced as an MI6 [=MI6=] section chief [[spoiler: and a member of Collingwood's conspiracy]], she leaves Six and joins MI5 [[spoiler: after betraying said cabal]]. Took the rank of Senior Case Officer and served as number two to Adam Carter in series five and six. Succeeded Adam as section chief in series seven. [[spoiler: Killed in a hotel explosion at the end of series eight.]]



MI6 Section Chief in Series 1

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MI6 [=MI6=] Section Chief in Series 1



Head of Counter-Terrorism at MI6 at the beginning of series five. [[spoiler: Also the visionary of a conspiracy working to turn Britain into a virtual police state.]]

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Head of Counter-Terrorism at MI6 [=MI6=] at the beginning of series five. [[spoiler: Also the visionary of a conspiracy working to turn Britain into a virtual police state.]]


[[folder:MI5 Section D Staff( As of Series 10)]]

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[[folder:MI5 Section D Staff( As Staff (as of Series 10)]]


[[folder:MI5 Section D Staff(As of Series 10)]]

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[[folder:MI5 Section D Staff(As Staff( As of Series 10)]]



* BewareTheNiceOnes: AFatherToHisMen and stern, abeit fair in his treatment of them. Kill his fellow agents however, and he will bend the rules, if not outright ''break'' them to put you in a hole in the ground.

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: AFatherToHisMen and stern, abeit albeit fair in his treatment of them. Kill his fellow agents however, and he will bend the rules, if not outright ''break'' them to put you in a hole in the ground.



Junior Case Officer in series ten, brought on by Erin Watts to replace Beth Bailey. His knowledge of electronics is on par with Tariq, and the two of them often work on that aspect of missions together. [[spoiler: Until Tariq dies.]]

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Junior Case Officer in series ten, brought on by Erin Watts to replace Beth Bailey. His knowledge of electronics is on par with Tariq, and the two of them often work on that aspect of missions together. [[spoiler: Until [[spoiler:Until Tariq dies.]]



* ThoseTwoGuys: With Tariq, to the point of being Malcolm and Colin, part two. [[spoiler: Takes it hard when Tariq dies in front of him at the steps of Thames House.]]

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* ThoseTwoGuys: With Tariq, to the point of being Malcolm and Colin, part two. [[spoiler: Takes [[spoiler:Takes it hard when Tariq dies in front of him at the steps of Thames House.]]



Chief of Section D, Tom is the central character of the show from Series 1-3. An incredibly skilled operative,who increasingly found it difficult to reconcile his personal life with his work life, eventually leading to his being decommissioned. [[spoiler: He later reappears in a brief cameo in the final episode as a private assassin who is hired by Harry to kill those responsible for Ruth's death.]]

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Chief of Section D, Tom is the central character of the show from in Series 1-3. An incredibly skilled operative,who operative, who increasingly found it difficult to reconcile his personal life with his work life, eventually leading to his being decommissioned. [[spoiler: He [[spoiler:He later reappears in a brief cameo in the final episode as a private assassin who is hired by Harry to kill those responsible for Ruth's death.]]



* TheBusCameBack: [[spoiler: Makes a brief appearance in the series finale.]]

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* TheBusCameBack: [[spoiler: Makes [[spoiler:Makes a brief appearance in the series finale.]]



* DyingMomentOfAwesome: [[spoiler:His final words to the terrorist holding him and Fiona hostage: "Fuck you, you death-worshipping fascist!".]]

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* DyingMomentOfAwesome: [[spoiler:His final words to the terrorist holding him and Fiona hostage: "Fuck you, you death-worshipping fascist!".]]fascist!"]]



* PutOnABus: Transferred to GCHQ in light of her grief over [[spoiler: Danny's death.]]

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* PutOnABus: Transferred to GCHQ in light of her grief over [[spoiler: Danny's [[spoiler:Danny's death.]]



A senior intelligence analyst. Ruth was seconded to Section D from GCHQ in 2003 (Season 2); this was her dream job, as she hated GCHQ for having "too many bloody mathematicians". As part of her transfer, [[spoiler: she was required to pass details of MI5's operations on to GCHQ. Tom discovered this, and quickly turned her]]. She is present from Season 2 - Season 5, and again from Season 8 - the finale of Season 10.

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A senior intelligence analyst. Ruth was seconded to Section D from GCHQ in 2003 (Season 2); this was her dream job, as she hated GCHQ for having "too many bloody mathematicians". As part of her transfer, [[spoiler: she [[spoiler:she was required to pass details of MI5's operations on to GCHQ. Tom discovered this, and quickly turned her]]. She is present from Season 2 - to Season 5, and again from Season 8 - to the finale of Season 10.



* WillTheyOrWontThey: With Harry. [[spoiler: Tragically, she dies before they can.]]

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* WillTheyOrWontThey: With Harry. [[spoiler: Tragically, [[spoiler:Tragically, she dies before they can.]]



An agent from MI6 that Harry "borrows", Adam becomes a permanent addition to the team, taking over Tom's role as Section Head (and central character) from Series 3-7. [[spoiler: He is killed in the first episode of Series 7 attempting to get a Car bomb away from an area with people.]]

* AdultFear: His nightmares are not of what will happen to himself, but that something will happen to his son Wes and he won't be there.

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An agent from MI6 that Harry "borrows", Adam becomes a permanent addition to the team, taking over Tom's role as Section Head (and central character) from Series 3-7. [[spoiler: He is killed in the first episode of Series 7 attempting to get a Car car bomb away from an area with people.]]

* AdultFear: His nightmares are not of about what will happen to himself, but that about something will happen happening to his son Wes and when he won't be isn't there.



* HeroicBSOD: Several times in Season 5, [[spoiler: revealed in the season finale to be the delayed effects of PTSD and [[SurvivorGuilt survivor guilt]] after his wife Fiona's death in the previous season.]]

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* HeroicBSOD: Several times in Season 5, [[spoiler: revealed [[spoiler:revealed in the season finale to be the delayed effects of PTSD and [[SurvivorGuilt survivor guilt]] after his wife Fiona's death in the previous season.]]



* SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute: Played with (when Ruth accidently calls him Tom) but averted. Although it is clear that Adam is the same kind of character as Tom, it is averted by the fact that Adam is introduced while Tom is still around (albeit on the run), thereby higlighting their contrasts; Adam has a more casual and affable persona, in addition to his qualities as TheAce. Also, it helps that Tom is more or less broken at this point. However, after Tom leaves, it is clear to Adam that the team don't quite yet entirely trust him as a replacement.

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* SuspiciouslySimilarSubstitute: Played with (when Ruth accidently accidentally calls him Tom) but averted. Although it is clear that Adam is the same kind of character as Tom, it is averted by the fact that Adam is introduced while Tom is still around (albeit on the run), thereby higlighting their contrasts; Adam has a more casual and affable persona, in addition to his qualities as TheAce. Also, it helps that Tom is more or less broken at this point. However, after Tom leaves, it is clear to Adam that the team don't quite yet entirely trust him as a replacement.



* WigDressAccent: He first appears as a crazy homeless man, who stumbles upon Zoe, Danny, Sam, Ruth and Malcolm having a secret meeting while on the run. However, he quickly breaks character to tell them that they are being bugged and followed, before biding them time and annoying their pursuers.

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* WigDressAccent: He first appears as a crazy homeless man, who stumbles upon Zoe, Danny, Sam, Ruth and Malcolm having a secret meeting while on the run. However, he quickly breaks character to tell them that they are being bugged and followed, before biding gaining them time and annoying by disrupting their pursuers.



* DarkAndTroubledPast: No one except Adam knows hrer real name, and with very good reason.

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* DarkAndTroubledPast: No one except Adam knows hrer her real name, and with very good reason.



* TakeCareOfTheKids: [[spoiler:Her last words: "Take care of Wes. Promise me you will"]]

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* TakeCareOfTheKids: [[spoiler:Her last words: "Take care of Wes. Promise me you will"]]
will."]]



Senior Intel Analyst for Section D in series six and seven. Had previously served in the same role before retiring prior to the start of the series. Harry initially seeks her out because her flat is located on top of a decommisioned bioweapons lab [[spoiler: which the team members use to interrogate intelligence operatives who might know of an antidote to a viral outbreak]]. During this, he re-recruits her to the section. [[spoiler: Dies at the end of series seven, when the conventional detonator of a just-disarmed suitcase nuke goes off in her face.]]

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Senior Intel Analyst for Section D in series six and seven. Had previously served in the same role before retiring prior to the start of the series. Harry initially seeks her out because her flat is located on top of a decommisioned decommissioned bioweapons lab [[spoiler: which the team members use to interrogate intelligence operatives who might know of an antidote to a viral outbreak]]. During this, he re-recruits her to the section. [[spoiler: Dies at the end of series seven, when the conventional detonator of a just-disarmed suitcase nuke goes off in her face.]]



CIA agent stationed in London, and later [[spoiler: love interest to Tom Quinn]]. Appears in Series 1-2, and briefly in 3.

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CIA agent stationed in London, and later [[spoiler: love [[spoiler:love interest to Tom Quinn]]. Appears in Series 1-2, and briefly in 3.



* TheMole: Information provided by Lucas from memories of his torture lead to Harry discovering Qualtrough's trechery in the fifth episode. [[spoiler: Revealed to be Connie James' handler (and recruiter) two episodes later.]]

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* TheMole: Information provided by Lucas from memories of his torture lead to Harry discovering Qualtrough's trechery treachery in the fifth episode. [[spoiler: Revealed to be Connie James' handler (and recruiter) two episodes later.]]



A CIA officer assigned to liaison with Section D at the beginning of series eight. Switftly enters into a relationship with Lucas North. [[spoiler: Turns out to be an undercover Nightingale operative.]]

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A CIA officer assigned to liaison with Section D at the beginning of series eight. Switftly Swiftly enters into a relationship with Lucas North. [[spoiler: Turns [[spoiler:Turns out to be an undercover Nightingale operative.]]



National Security Coordinator in Series 4 and 5. She is described by Harry as right wing and ruthless, determined to protect British interests at any costs. Their different ethics lead them to butt heads frequently, but Harry has a certain level of respect for Juliet. In series 5, she is paralysed from the waist down by a car bomb [[spoiler: set by the Sir Jocelyn Myers' conspirators. She reappears toward the end of Series 6 as the head of Yalta.]]

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National Security Coordinator in Series 4 and 5. She is described by Harry as right wing and ruthless, determined to protect British interests at any costs. Their different ethics lead them to butt heads frequently, but Harry has a certain level of respect for Juliet. In series 5, she is paralysed from the waist down by a car bomb [[spoiler: set by the Sir Jocelyn Myers' conspirators. She reappears toward the end of Series 6 as the head of Yalta.]]


* RunningGag: She still frequently refers to the FSB as the [[MoscowCentre KGB]], not having noticed much of a substantial difference since the name change.

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* RunningGag: She still frequently refers to the FSB as the [[MoscowCentre [[UsefulNotes/MoscowCentre KGB]], not having noticed much of a substantial difference since the name change.


Chief of Section D, Tom is the central character of the show from Series 1-3. An incredibly skilled operative,who increasingly found it difficult to reconcile his personal life with his work life, eventually leading to his being decommissioned. [[spoiler: He later reappears in a brief cameo in the final episode as a private assassin whom is hired by Harry to kill those responsible for Ruth's death.]]

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Chief of Section D, Tom is the central character of the show from Series 1-3. An incredibly skilled operative,who increasingly found it difficult to reconcile his personal life with his work life, eventually leading to his being decommissioned. [[spoiler: He later reappears in a brief cameo in the final episode as a private assassin whom who is hired by Harry to kill those responsible for Ruth's death.]]


!!Beth Bailey (Sophia Myles)

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!!Beth Bailey (Sophia Myles)(Creator/SophiaMyles)

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* DeadStarWalking: Promoted as a regular character, but violently killed in the second episode. This caused such a huge public response that the BBC would continue doing this in their genre shows for the rest of the decade, to increasingly diminishing returns as it became predictable.

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* BewareTheNiceOnes: AFatherToHisMen and stern, abeit fair in his treatment of them. Kill his fellow agents however, and he will bend the rules, if not outright ''break'' them to put you in a hole in the ground.

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* TranquilFury: ''Don't'' fuck with his agents. [[spoiler: Osbourne, Katchimov, Blake and Maltby were on the receiving end of this.]]


* BrokenAce

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* BrokenAceAllThereInTheManual: Supplementary material says that he married Christine Dale and set up a security consultancy.
* BrokenAce: Originally a rising star in the security services. He becomes increasingly disillusioned.



* HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Dies in a hotel explosion, while trying to rescue the Home Secretary.]]

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* * FireAndIcePersonality: Normally presents herself as being very cool and collected but can become very emotional with little warning.
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HeroicSacrifice: [[spoiler:Dies in a hotel explosion, while trying to rescue the Home Secretary.]]]]
* NotSoStoic: She can become extremely emotional and panicky.


* [[spoiler: LukeIMightBeYourFather: To Sasha Gavrik.]]

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* [[spoiler: LukeIMightBeYourFather: [[spoiler: To Sasha Gavrik.]]



* [[TheMasqueradeWillKillYourDatingLife The Masquerade Will Kill Your Marriage]]: Harry was divorced by his wife many years ago, as the stress of his lifestyle became too much for her. He also has a son who developed a drug addiction, and a daughter with whom he has a strained relationship.

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* [[TheMasqueradeWillKillYourDatingLife The Masquerade Will Kill Your Marriage]]: TheMasqueradeWillKillYourDatingLife: Harry was divorced by his wife many years ago, as the stress of his lifestyle became too much for her. He also has a son who developed a drug addiction, and a daughter with whom he has a strained relationship.



*TheBusCameBack: [[spoiler: Makes a brief appearance in the series finale.]]



** [[spoiler: TheBusCameBack: Makes a brief appearance in the series finale.]]



* [[spoiler: TheExile: After the court finds her guilty of manslaughter and conspiracy to murder, Harry manages to secure a deal whereby she escapes jail time - by taking on a new identity and moving to Chile.]]

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* [[spoiler: * TheExile: After [[spoiler:After the court finds her guilty of manslaughter and conspiracy to murder, Harry manages to secure a deal whereby she escapes jail time - by taking on a new identity and moving to Chile.]]



* [[spoiler: DyingMomentOfAwesome: His final words to the terrorist holding him and Fiona hostage: "Fuck you, you death-worshipping fascist!".]]
* ManlyTears / TearsOfRemorse: His first and only kill really does disturb him emotionally.

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* [[spoiler: * DyingMomentOfAwesome: His [[spoiler:His final words to the terrorist holding him and Fiona hostage: "Fuck you, you death-worshipping fascist!".]]
* ManlyTears / TearsOfRemorse: ManlyTears: His first and only kill really does disturb him emotionally.



* [[spoiler: KillTheCutie: Of all the team, Colin is the most harmless and the least regularly exposed to danger, which made his execution at the hands of rogue MI6 officers all the more cruel.]]

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* [[spoiler: * KillTheCutie: Of [[spoiler:Of all the team, Colin is the most harmless and the least regularly exposed to danger, which made his execution at the hands of rogue MI6 officers all the more cruel.]]



* TheBusCameBack: After getting fired at the end of series one, she makes a one-scene cameo in the middle of season two, before showing up with a private firm near the end of that same series.



** TheBusCameBack: After getting fired at the end of series one, she makes a one-scene cameo in the middle of season two, before showing up with a private firm near the end of that same series.



* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice: Dies driving a car rigged with explosives to an empty square so that there would be no civilian casualties; had he bailed a few seconds earlier, he might have survived.]]
* [[WigDressAccent Hat, Coat, Accent]]: He first appears as a crazy homeless man, who stumbles upon Zoe, Danny, Sam, Ruth and Malcolm having a secret meeting while on the run. However, he quickly breaks character to tell them that they are being bugged and followed, before biding them time and annoying their pursuers.
** ObfuscatingInsanity

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* [[spoiler: * HeroicSacrifice: Dies [[spoiler:Dies driving a car rigged with explosives to an empty square so that there would be no civilian casualties; had he bailed a few seconds earlier, he might have survived.]]
* [[WigDressAccent Hat, Coat, Accent]]: He first appears as a crazy homeless man, who stumbles upon Zoe, Danny, Sam, Ruth and Malcolm having a secret meeting while on the run. However, he quickly breaks character to tell them that they are being bugged and followed, before biding them time and annoying their pursuers.
** ObfuscatingInsanity
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* WigDressAccent: He first appears as a crazy homeless man, who stumbles upon Zoe, Danny, Sam, Ruth and Malcolm having a secret meeting while on the run. However, he quickly breaks character to tell them that they are being bugged and followed, before biding them time and annoying their pursuers.



* [[spoiler: TakeCareOfTheKids: Her last words: "Take care of Wes. Promise me you will"]]

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* [[spoiler: * TakeCareOfTheKids: Her [[spoiler:Her last words: "Take care of Wes. Promise me you will"]]



* [[spoiler: FakingTheDead: Adam does this for her when she is about to be killed by Yalta. She returns in the next season on a mission in Moscow.]]
* [[spoiler: HeroicSacrifice: Dies in a hotel explosion, while trying to rescue the Home Secretary.]]

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* [[spoiler: * FakingTheDead: Adam [[spoiler:Adam does this for her when she is about to be killed by Yalta. She returns in the next season on a mission in Moscow.]]
* [[spoiler: * HeroicSacrifice: Dies [[spoiler:Dies in a hotel explosion, while trying to rescue the Home Secretary.]]



* [[spoiler: TheMole: Double subverted. Initially falling under suspicion of this midway through series seven, an audiotape from her dead ex-lover (one of the Sugarhorse name-holders) initially cleared her. TheReveal that she was recruited to the FSB as a double-agent ''in the 80s'', and had passed the names of Sugarhorse operatives to the Russians, came in her second to last episode. She also framed Harry for the same, and later killed Ben Kaplan after realizing he had easily accessible evidence of this.]]
* [[spoiler: RedemptionEqualsDeath: Her decision to disarm the nuke, even after realizing the conventional detonator will blow up seconds after the nuclear core is removed. Also takes the opportunity to confess to selling out Lucas to the Russians.]]

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* [[spoiler: * TheMole: Double [[spoiler:Double subverted. Initially falling under suspicion of this midway through series seven, an audiotape from her dead ex-lover (one of the Sugarhorse name-holders) initially cleared her. TheReveal that she was recruited to the FSB as a double-agent ''in the 80s'', and had passed the names of Sugarhorse operatives to the Russians, came in her second to last episode. She also framed Harry for the same, and later killed Ben Kaplan after realizing he had easily accessible evidence of this.]]
* [[spoiler: RedemptionEqualsDeath: Her [[spoiler:Her decision to disarm the nuke, even after realizing the conventional detonator will blow up seconds after the nuclear core is removed. Also takes the opportunity to confess to selling out Lucas to the Russians.]]



* [[spoiler: KnightTemplar: A firm believer of "saving the village by burning it down". First manipulates al-Qaeda cells into attacking Britain, then stages his own terrorist attacks, all in the name of getting a series of anti-terrorism measures in place that would effectively erase civil liberties in the name of national security. He also assassinates and then discredits key members of Parliament who oppose his plans, and later throws others in jail.]]
* [[spoiler: EvilCounterpart: To Harry.]]

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* [[spoiler: KnightTemplar: A [[spoiler:A firm believer of "saving the village by burning it down". First manipulates al-Qaeda cells into attacking Britain, then stages his own terrorist attacks, all in the name of getting a series of anti-terrorism measures in place that would effectively erase civil liberties in the name of national security. He also assassinates and then discredits key members of Parliament who oppose his plans, and later throws others in jail.]]
* [[spoiler: EvilCounterpart: To [[spoiler:To Harry.]]



* [[{{Eagleland}} Eaglelander Type II]]: As well as being unambiguous about the supremacy of American interests and cavalier about the interests of other countries, Hogan has made his disdain for the UK and its place in the "special relationship" quite clear.

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* [[{{Eagleland}} Eaglelander Type II]]: {{Eagleland}}: As well as being unambiguous about the supremacy of American interests and cavalier about the interests of other countries, Hogan has made his disdain for the UK and its place in the "special relationship" quite clear.



* [[spoiler: {{Turncoat}}: He eventually leaves CIA, and sold Adam and Jo over to the [[ColdBloodedTorture Redbacks.]]]]

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* [[spoiler: {{Turncoat}}: He [[spoiler:He eventually leaves CIA, and sold Adam and Jo over to the [[ColdBloodedTorture Redbacks.]]]]



* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes / EvenEvilHasStandards: Ruthless and loyal to Russia they may be, but Viktor and his team live in London, some of them with families, which means that they are definitely ''not'' on board with [[spoiler: detonating a nuclear device in the city.]]

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* EvenEvilHasLovedOnes / EvenEvilHasStandards: EvenEvilHasLovedOnes: Ruthless and loyal to Russia they may be, but Viktor and his team live in London, some of them with families, which means that they are definitely ''not'' on board with [[spoiler: detonating a nuclear device in the city.]]



* [[spoiler: TheMole: For Nightingale. Revealed when she kills her station chief rather than be revealed as such.]]

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* [[spoiler: TheMole: For [[spoiler:For Nightingale. Revealed when she kills her station chief rather than be revealed as such.]]



* [[spoiler: DeepCoverAgent: The ruthless, cut-throat politician who was apparently out to protect British interests at any cost is also the head of Yalta, a syndicate of influential individuals devoted to subverting American hegemony.]]

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* [[spoiler: DeepCoverAgent: The [[spoiler:The ruthless, cut-throat politician who was apparently out to protect British interests at any cost is also the head of Yalta, a syndicate of influential individuals devoted to subverting American hegemony.]]



* [[spoiler: RaisedByGrandparents: After Adam's death.]]

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* [[spoiler: RaisedByGrandparents: After [[spoiler:After Adam's death.]]



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* KilledOffForReal: In TheMovie.


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* DroppedABridgeOnHim: Is killed off unceremoniously in TheMovie.


* PapaBear: Harry is ''incredibly'' protective of his agents, and you will have hell to pay if you are responsible for threatening them..

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* PapaBear: Harry is ''incredibly'' protective of his agents, and you will have hell to pay if you are responsible for threatening them.. them. In fact, he will go ''off the record'' just to make you pay the price.


!! Andrew Lawrence MP (Tobias Menzies)

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!! Andrew Lawrence MP (Tobias Menzies)(Creator/TobiasMenzies)


!! Erin Watts (Lara Pulver)

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!! Erin Watts (Lara Pulver)(Creator/LaraPulver)

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