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The Americans

  • Episode: 

    1 of 13

  • Title: 

    Series 5
  • Transmission (TX): 

    Mon 12 Jun 2017
  • TX Confirmed: 

    Yes
  • Time: 

    10.00pm - 11.00pm
  • Week: 

    Week 24 2017 : Sat 10 Jun - Fri 16 Jun
  • Channel: 

    ITV Encore
  • Status: 

    Returning
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Episode 1
 
The Americans returns to ITV Encore for its fifth series.
 
Set in the early 1980's during the Cold War.
 
The Americans is the story of Elizabeth (Keri Russell) and Phillip Jennings (Matthew Rhys), two Soviet KGB officers posing as an American married couple living in the suburbs of Washington DC with their children Paige (Holly Taylor) and Henry (Keidrich Sellati).