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Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies

Declassified: Untold Stories of American Spies

  • Premiered: 
    June 19, 2016
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  • Network: CNN
  • Category: Series
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Type: Live Action
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  • Subject Matter: Secret Agent/Spy
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Plot Synopsis

Hosted by former U.S. Congressman Mike Rogers, also the former chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, each one-hour episode of DECLASSIFIED: UNTOLD STORIES OF AMERICAN SPIES features a newly declassified mission told first-hand by the agents who lived it, providing viewers with unprecedented access to the secret world of espionage. This series covers missions set in locations and time periods from Cold War era Moscow to modern day Iran, from the streets of 1980s Cuba to today's bustling Beijing. All 16 intelligence agencies from the CIA to the FBI are represented, revealing the unbelievable true stories of America's covert operations in the United States and around the world. DECLASSIFIED: UNTOLD STORIES OF AMERICAN SPIES returned for its eight-episode second season on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 9pm ET/PT on CNN, again featuring former U.S. Congressman Mike Rogers as host. Season 2 chronicles successful missions to target America's biggest threats including a software pirate, an international arms dealer, terrorist hijackers and the world's biggest heroin trafficker. The season opener, "The Spies Next Door: Operation Ghost Stories," reveals the story of undercover Russian sleeper agents living in the U.S. and one of the largest counterintelligence investigations in the history of the FBI.
On Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 9pm ET/PT, CNN premiered the Season 2 finale of DECLASSIFIED: UNTOLD STORIES OF AMERICAN SPIES. In the season ender, "Spy and Son: The Nicholsons," the FBI and CIA embark on a decade-long effort to catch the highest-ranking CIA officer to ever commit espionage and his son who also joined the spy game.


Production & Distribution

  • Produced by All3Media America