'Spy City' Full Cast List: Meet Dominic Cooper, Johanna Wokalek and other stars of AMC's espionage drama

'Spy City' Full Cast List: Meet Dominic Cooper, Johanna Wokalek and other stars of AMC's espionage drama
Dominic Cooper in 'Spy City' (AMC)

AMC network is set to take the viewers on a mysterious ride with the upcoming high-end spy thriller series ‘Spy City’ featuring Dominic Cooper and Johanna Wokelok in lead roles. The series revolves around an English spy named Fielding Scott (Dominic Cooper) who is sent to Berlin in 1961 to find a traitor in the UK Embassy or among the Allies, shortly before the construction of the Berlin Wall.

The plot looks really intriguing and has all the ingredients to become one of the finest shows in the particular genre. With Cooper and Wokalek in leading roles, the show will definitely be appealing to many people around the world.


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So, let’s take a look at the cast of the upcoming show ‘Spy City’.

Dominic Cooper in 'Spy City' (AMC)



Dominic Cooper as Fielding Scott

Born on June 2, 1978, Dominic Edward Cooper is an accomplished English actor who started his acting career with a theatre production called ‘Charley’s Aunt’ in 1999. Two years later, Cooper made his television debut with the TV series ‘The Infinite Worlds of HG Wells’. However, his moment of glory came in 2006 when he portrayed the character of Dakin in Nicholas Hytner’s ‘The History Boys’. He garnered universal acclaim for his acting skills and was even nominated for the ‘Most Promising Newcomer’ accolade at the British Independent Film Awards (BIFA).

Dominic Cooper (Instagram)

In 2008, he starred in the movie ‘Mamma Mia!’ alongside Meryl Streep, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgard and Amanda Seyfried. The actor also made his MCU debut with ‘Captain America: The Winter Soldier’ and played the role of Howard Stark in the movie. Apart from the aforementioned projects, he also appeared in high-end ventures like ‘An Education’, ‘Agent Carter’, ‘Preacher’ and ‘Warcraft’.

Dominic Cooper as Fielding Scott in 'Spy City' (AMC)

Johanna Wokalek as Ulrike Faber

Wokalek is one of the most prominent names in Germany and has worked on various award-winning projects. At 21 years of age, she made her professional stage debut in the 1996 play ‘Alma’. After working in various theatre productions between 1996 and 1998, she made her television debut in 1999 with the TV series ‘Rose Bernd’. The actress won several awards for her acting skills on the show.

Actress Johanna Wokalek attends the world premiere of "Pope Joan" at the Sony Center CineStar on October 19, 2009 in Berlin, Germany. (Getty Images)

In 2003, Johanna portrayed the character of Lene Thurner in the movie ‘Hierankl’. The movie took her popularity to a whole new level and earned her numerous Best Actress awards, including the Adolf Grimme Award and Bavarian Film Award. She gained wider prominence with her role in the movie ‘The Baader Meinhof Complex’. Johanna received the best actress accolade at the Bambi Awards and also got nominated at the German Film Awards.

Johanna Wokalek as Ulrike Faber in 'Spy City' (AMC)

Leonie Benesch as Eliza Hahn

Born on April 22, 1991, Leonie Benesch started her professional career at the age of 16 with the German film titled ‘Beautiful Bitch’. However, she rose to fame with her role in the movie ‘The White Ribbon’. Critics hailed her performance as one of the best in recent times and called her “a discovery.” She received the American Young Artist Award for her work in the movie. The movie was also nominated for two Academy Awards, including Best Foreign Language Film of the Year.

Leonie Benesch (Jeanne Degraa/IMDb)

In 2017, she portrayed the role of Princess Cecile in the highly popular Netflix series ‘The Crown’. She also received the best-supporting actress accolade at the German Screen Actors Awards for his impeccable acting in the TV series ‘Babylon Berlin’.

Leonie Benesch as Eliza Hahn in 'Spy City' (AMC)


Brian Caspe as Torrance Dunn

Brian Caspe is known for her roles in projects such as ‘Hellboy’, ‘The Illusionist’, ‘Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol’, and ‘Missing’. Caspe was recently seen in Taika Waititi’s Oscar-winning movie ‘Jojo Rabbit’.

Brian Caspe (Nicholas Dawkes/IMDb)


Apart from the aforementioned projects, Caspe has been a part of various ventures like ‘A Carnival Row’, ‘Knightfall’, ‘The Affair’ and ‘Little Kingdom’.

Excited about ‘Spy City’? Catch the upcoming series on AMC+ on April 15.

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