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The Americans (2013 - 2018)

The Americans (2013 - 2018)



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Two KGB spies pose as an American married couple living in 1980s Washington, D.C.
Creator: Joseph Weisberg

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Critics Consensus: The Americans' powerful final season pumps up the volume on an already intense show, concluding the complex series arc with epic familial conflict... and a high body count.

2018, FX, 10 episodes

Critics Consensus: In its penultimate season, The Americans brings long-simmering storylines to a boil while heightening the spy-thriller stakes and deepening the domestic drama -- all brought vividly to life by superb performances from its veteran cast.

2017, FX, 13 episodes

Critics Consensus: With its fourth season, The Americans continues to deliver top-tier spy drama while sending its characters in directions that threaten to destroy their freedoms - and their lives.

2016, FX, 13 episodes

Critics Consensus: Family-driven drama and psychological themes propel The Americans' tautly drawn tension, dispensing thrills of a different ilk this season.

2015, FX, 14 episodes

Critics Consensus: Adding fuel to the fire, The Americans retains all the suspense and action of season one while enhancing the level of excitement... and wigs.

2014, FX, 13 episodes

Critics Consensus: The Americans is a spy thriller of the highest order, with evocative period touches and strong chemistry between its leads.

2013, FX, 13 episodes


Matthew Rhys
as Philip Jennings
Keri Russell
as Elizabeth Jennings
Holly Taylor
as Paige Jennings
Keidrich Sellati
as Henry Jennings
Noah Emmerich
as Stan Beeman
Susan Misner
as Sandra Beeman
Alison Wright
as Martha Hanson
Richard Thomas
as Agent Frank Gaad
Lev Gorn
as Arkady
Darryl Hickman
as Ben Canfield
Costa Ronin
as Oleg Nicholiavic
Richard Davalos
as Jeff Canfield
Vera Cherny
as Tatiana
John Carroll Lynch
as Fred Timbrook
David Vadim
as Nikolai Timoshev
Erik Jensen
as Bruce Dameran
Olek Krupa
as Colonel Zhukov
Luke Robertson
as Gene Craft
Michael Gaston
as Mark Bartholomew
Cotter Smith
as Deputy Attorney General Warren
Joe Urla
as Pasty Bureaucrat
Kathleen Chalfant
as Helen Leavis
Frank Harts
as Raymond
Tim Hopper
as Sanford Prince
Victor Slezak
as Colonel Rennhull
Owen Campbell
as Jared Connors
Daniel London
as Roy Oatway
Nick Bailey
as Dan Maphis
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