U.K.'s Channel 4 Orders Documentary on Poisoning of Former Russian Spy (EXCLUSIVE)
Contributed by NAMPA / Reuters.
By Stewart Clarke
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Amid intensifying diplomatic fallout, Britain's Channel 4 has ordered a fast-turnaround documentary on the poisoning in England earlier this month of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, a case that has roiled relations between London and Moscow. The program will be produced by ITN Productions and go out on on March 26.
Skripal is a former Russian intelligence officer who secretly worked for the British. He was convicted of spyin ...