Christopher Walken

FINDING YOUR ROOTS
Unfamiliar Kin

FINDING YOUR ROOTS: Unfamiliar Kin

 

The acclaimed series returns, with Professor Henry Louis Gates Jr. exploring the mysteries, surprises and revelations hidden in the family trees of popular figures.

 

Unfamiliar Kin
Actors Fred Armisen and Christopher Walken and musician Carly Simon each learn about a grandparent whose identity and background had been a mystery to them, redefining how they see themselves.

 

MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY
Worricker: Turks & Caicos

 

Bill Nighy reprises his Golden Globe–nominated role as master spy Johnny Worricker in two new thrillers. The all-star cast includes Oscar winner Christopher Walken, Winona Ryder, Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes and Judy Davis.

 

Turks & Caicos
Sun, sand, and CIA are the themes of Johnny’s clandestine retirement on a Caribbean island, overrun with American businessmen who are bankrolling a mysterious project. Their worldly-wise publicist (Winona Ryder) and a tycoon named Curtis (Christopher Walken) befriend Johnny. His re–enters a cloak-and-dagger lifestyle when a dodgy British philanthropist named Stirling Rogers (Rupert Graves) arrives with an associate, Margot (Helena Bonham Carter), whom Johnny knows well. Johnny’s new mission is to escape from an ever-tightening noose.