"There is now an extraordinary opportunity for organically international dramas that are sweeping in scale and not parochial because of the new world order, with the Amazons and Netflix and Hulus who have seemingly unlimited resources and not fixed [schedule] slots, there's no shortage of opportunities."

Stephen Garrett
The Night Manager: The Insider’s Guide John le Carré and Others

The Night Manager: The Insider’s Guide John le Carré and Others

In Cairo at the height of the Arab Spring, hotel night manager Jonathan Pine receives a plea for help from the beautiful Sophie Alekan; she has evidence of an arms deal that could crush the popular uprising. Compelled to intervene, Pine contacts the British Embassy, but in doing so is unwittingly drawn into the terrifying world of ruthless arms dealer, Richard Roper. 

Behind the scenes of The Night Manager. Stephen Garrett watches the cups

Behind the scenes of The Night Manager. Stephen Garrett watches the cups

An essay for the Night Manager iBook by Stephen Garrett about the similarities between spying and story-telling.

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Film, TV April 2016
Stephen Garrett unpicks the role of the anti- hero.

Stephen Garrett unpicks the role of the anti- hero.

A few years ago, Stephen Garrett gave a series of lectures at Oxford University. Here is an adaption of one of them.