UK government minister Peter Laurence faces a pair of family scandals.
Peter deals with a prison riot, an angry daughter, and alarming contacts from a stranger.
As friends, family, employees, and more turn against him, Peter keeps moving forward.
With the prime minister in trouble, Peter makes a shocking announcement to the nation.
Ambition knows no bounds, nor does corruption in a political thriller written by David Hare and starring Hugh Laurie as a scheming UK government minister. Crime may not pay, but politics sure does.
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