Truth is often stranger than fiction. While the Parliament considers what action the Government should take to tackle the proceeds of Kremlin-connected corruption funnelled into the UK, the people linked to the Russian criminal organisations are making themselves comfortable in London; their children attend the poshest British schools and their henchmen run British security companies.
Money, obtained from illicit activities and even money stolen from the British businesses in Russia, are being laundered through the London’s financial system, while the Government does nothing to stop it. Welcome to the terrifying world of the real McMafia.
McMafia is a BBC television eight-part drama series created by Hossein Amini and James Watkins and directed by James Watkins. It was inspired by the non-fiction book, McMafia: A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld (2008) by journalist Misha Glenny. It stars James Norton as Alex Godman, the British-raised ... More