Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Trailer Arrives

tinker-taylor-soldier-spy-photo-colin-firthBritish film and Colin Firth had quite a decent year in 2010 and we’re hopeful that both will repeat the trick in 2011, with Working Title’s adaptation of John Le Carré’s novel, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. We only mention Firth because he cleaned up at this year’s Oscars, but he’s just one part of a very promising cast in this MI6 thriller. Benedict Cumberbatch stars as Peter Guillam, head of the no-nonsense ‘Scalphunters’, Mark Strong as betrayed spook Jim Prideaux and Gary Oldman leads as methodical ex-spymaster who’s brought out of retirement to unearth a Soviet mole at the heart of British intelligence. It’s like a thinking man’s MI:4..

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