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Secret State


Secret State is a Channel 4 polotical thriller that explores the relationship between the government, the military and big business after a devastating industrial accident leaves 19 people dead on Teeside.

How was Uni-versalEXTRAS Involved?

Uni-versalEXTRAS was an extras agency for the Secret State TV mini-series starring Gabriel Byrne. The company supplied a range of supporting actors and extras for the show, which may be better remembered as 'Coup' which was the working title during filming. 

When watching Secret State, keep your eyes peeled for...

Journalists, MPs, Security, Protesters, Police, Funeral Goers

Production Details

Director: Various
Cast: Gabriel Byrne, Ralph Ineson, Charles Dance
Production Company: Company Pictures, Newscope Films
Year of Release: 2012
Filming location(s): Manchester, Merseyside


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