Summer of Rockets (2019)

12 Drama 1h


Samuel, a Russian-born Jewish inventor who specialises in the development of hearing aids, is tasked with a secret mission by MI5 to use his technological expertise to contribute to western Cold War efforts. Following the tensions of the space race and the first hydrogen bomb test, Samuel's efforts factor in to the emergence of the modern world.

Series Cast

  1. Toby Stephens

    Toby Stephens

    Samuel Petrukhin

    6 Episodes

  2. Keeley Hawes

    Keeley Hawes

    Kathleen Shaw

    6 Episodes

  3. Linus Roache

    Linus Roache

    Richard Shaw

    6 Episodes

  4. Mark Bonnar

    Mark Bonnar


    6 Episodes

  5. Lucy Cohu

    Lucy Cohu

    Miriam Petrukhin

    6 Episodes

  6. Claire Bloom

    Claire Bloom

    Aunt Mary

    6 Episodes

  7. Lily Sacofsky

    Hannah Petrukhin

    6 Episodes

  8. Toby Woolf

    Sasha Petrukhin

    6 Episodes

  9. Timothy Spall

    Timothy Spall

    Lord Arthur Wallington

    6 Episodes

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Summer of Rockets

Season 1

2019 | 6 Episodes

Season 1 of Summer of Rockets premiered on May 22, 2019.

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Status Ended


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Type Miniseries

Original Language English


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