Gabriel Byrne (THE USUAL SUSPECTS) leads a distinguished cast in the four-part drama series COUP. Tom Dawkins (Byrne) is a politician trying to balance his personal ethics with his party's ambitions. After a devastating industrial accident on Teesside, many questions are asked about the safety procedures of US petrochemical company involved, yet Dawkins' pursuit of pacifying answers only uncovers more troubling concerns. Soon the ties between the shady business and the establishment become all too clear, and he must decide whether to risk it all to expose the truth. Douglas Hodge, Gina McKee, Charles Dance, Rupert Graves and Ruth Negga co-star in the contemporary conspiracy thriller.