|Ghosts of Beirut|
|Directed by||Greg Barker|
|No. of series||1|
|No. of episodes||4|
|Release||May 19 –|
June 11, 2023
Ghosts of Beirut is a four-part espionage thriller television series that debuted on Showtime May 19, 2023.
The series explores the real-life manhunt for Imad Mughniyeh. Mughniyeh was implicated in Hezbollah attacks during the 1980s and 1990s until he died in a bomb blast in Damascus on February 12, 2008.
- Dermot Mulroney as Robert Ames
- Dina Shihabi as Lena
- Iddo Goldberg as Teddy
- Hisham Suleiman as Imad Mughniyeh
- Amir Khoury as younger Imad Mughniyeh
- Zineb Triki as Wafa
- Ty Wood as Rani El-Haddad
- Rafi Gavron as Chet
- Garret Dillahunt as William Buckley
- Robert Kazinsky as Steve
- Ned Bellamy as William Casey
- Navid Negahban as Ali-Reza Asgari
- Omar Lotfi as Youner Ali-Reza Asghari
- Billy Smith as Duane Clarridge
- Tzahi Grad as Meir Dagan
- Michael Moshonov as younger Meir Dagan
- Yaakov Zada Daniel as Mossad Commander
- Yuval Scharf as Sarah
The show is created by Avi Issacharoff and Lior Raz, and directed by Greg Barker. It is executive produced by Daniel Dreifuss and Barker. The script writer is Joëlle Touma who was also co-executive producer, alongside co-executive producers Padriac McKinley and Diane Becker. The series includes documentary elements with real-life interviews with prominent officials from the CIA and Mossad.
The series aired on Showtime from May 19, 2023.
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