Michael Gould

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Secret State

Role William Hawley
Director Ed Fraiman
Production Company Company Pictures
Based on the novel A Very British Coup by Chris Mullin, Secret State sees the quiet Deputy Prime Minister (played by Gabriel Byrne) thrust into the limelight in the wake of a deadly explosion at a petrochemical plant in Teeside. This unlikely hero soon finds himself battling through the shady dealings of where big business meets politics.

Michael plays William Hawley, a senior counter-intelligence officer within the Secret Service who is determined to protect the interests of the United Kingdom. In the wake of petro-chemical explosion and the ensuing political fallout, who is Hawley’s priority – the interests of the people or the interests of the State?
Sarah MacCormick
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