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Bangkok, 1975. Dutch diplomat Herman Knippenberg investigates the disappearance of a young couple who were last seen alive at the apartment of gem dealer Charles Sobhraj.

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New Year's Day 2021 21:00

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  • 00:02

    James Gang

    Funk 49

  • 00:04

    The Rolling Stones

    Fingerprint File

  • 00:25

    Joni Mitchell


  • 00:28

    Golden Wing

    Hear Me

  • 00:41

    Jacques Dutronc


  • 00:45


    Nappy Dugout

  • 00:47

    Shuggie Otis

    Bootie Cooler


Role Contributor
Charles Sobhraj Tahar Rahim
Marie-Andrée Leclerc Jenna Coleman
Herman Knippenberg Billy Howle
Angela Knippenberg Ellie Bamber
Ajay Chowdhury Amesh Edireweera
Paul Siemons Tim McInnerny
Helena Dekker Ellie De Lange
Writer Richard Warlow
Producer Stephen Smallwood
Director Tom Shankland
Production Company Mammoth Screen


  • New Year's Day 2021 21:00

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