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The Brink (2015 - 2015)

The Brink (2015 - 2015)





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Series Info

Black comedy about a military coup in Pakistan and the scramble to prevent World War III by the U.S. secretary of state in Washington, D.C., an inept, low-level diplomat on the ground in Islamabad and a stressed-out Navy fighter pilot on an aircraft carrier in the Red Sea.

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Critics Consensus: The Brink avoids disaster thanks to the game efforts of a talented cast, but they - and viewers - deserve political satire with a sharper bite.

2015, HBO, 10 episodes


Jack Black
as Alex Talbot
Tim Robbins
as Walter Larson
Pablo Schreiber
as Zeke Tilson
Aasif Mandvi
as Rafiq Massoud
Maribeth Monroe
as Kendra Willis
Eric Ladin
as Glenn Taylor
Esai Morales
as Julian Navarro
Geoffrey Pierson
as Pierce Mullin
Iqbal Theba
as Umair Zaman
John Larroquette
as Robert Kittredge
Carla Gugino
as Joanne Larson
Meera Syal
as Naeema
Mary Faber
as Ashley
Mary Faber
as Ashley
Marshall Manesh
as Rafiq Massoud Sr.
Jaimie Alexander
as Gail Sweet
Mimi Kennedy
as Susan Buckley
Iris Bahr
as Talia Levy
Ajay Mehta
as Rakesh Pandit
Aharon Ipalé
as Avi Dahan
Wolf Blitzer
as Himself
Cass Bugge
as Samantha
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Series Details

TV Network: HBO
Premiere Date: Jun 21, 2015
Genre: Comedy
Executive Producers: Roberto Benabib, Jerry Weintraub, Jay Roach
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