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New 'Fleming' Sneak Peek: Dominic Cooper Is Recruited by Naval Intelligence

January 27, 2014 (8:16 am) GMT
The 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' actor plays Ian Fleming, who's later known as the author of James Bond novels, on the BBC America miniseries.

A backstory of James Bond's creation on "" has been previewed in a new sneak peek. The newly-released clip sees Dominic Cooper's Ian Fleming being interrogated by Admiral John Godfrey (Samuel Wes), Director of Naval Intelligence, who thinks Fleming has a potential to be their spy.

The four-part drama depicts Fleming as a charming and sophisticated maverick, whose pleasure-seeking life was turned around by WWII and led to the creation of the greatest spy the world has ever known.

Having been forced into Naval Intelligence through family connections, Fleming found a calling. Utilizing his vivid imagination, charm and mischievous sense of humor, he was responsible for some of the most outrageous counter intelligence missions against the Nazis, full of danger and intrigue, the experience of which would form the basis of the Bond books.

With , Lara Pulver and in supporting roles, the BBC miniseries is slated to premiere Wednesday, January 29 at 10/9c on BBC America.


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