STRIKE BACK SEASON 1
The primary collection consists of six episodes. It follows John Porter (Richard Armitage), who resigned from the SAS following the aftermath of a rescue mission in Iraq on the eve of the American led invasion in 2003, the place two fellow troopers have been killed, apparently by a thirteen-year-old boy Porter didn’t kill, leaving him accountable.
Seven years later, Porter is “reactivated” following the kidnap of journalist Katie Dartmouth (Orla Brady) by the identical terrorists he fought seven years earlier, together with the identical boy, As’advert. Porter succeeds in rescuing Dartmouth and joins Part 20, headed by Hugh Collinson (Andrew Lincoln), who was additionally current throughout the fateful mission.
By the top of the collection, it’s revealed that Collinson was the one who killed the troopers, and coated this up. Part 20 officer Layla Thompson (Jodhi Could) discovers this, and blackmails Collinson into saving Porter’s life in Afghanistan. There, Porter learns that throughout the mission, Collinson panicked and mistook the troopers for terrorists. Taliban members raid their location, and Collinson is mortally wounded whereas aiding Porter’s escape.