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'The Americans': Matthew Rhys, Keri Russell talk spies, relationships
'The Americans': Matthew Rhys, Keri Russell talk spies, relationships

"The Americans" stars Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell are so convincing as KGB spies embedded as spouses in 1980s America that in disguise they can fool even the show's creators. "We'll walk on the set and pass by a stranger, they'll nod at us and a second later it's like, 'That was Keri!'" says executive producer Joseph Weisberg. Now in its second season and recently picked up for a third, the show is well-established as one of TV's smartest dramas, both about spy capers and the nature of marriage itself. Why do TV viewers love watching spies? Rhys: There's an area of fascination that men especially have with Special Forces books...

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