Helena Bassil-Morozow – Killing Eve: twisting the spy genre with comedy, tragedy and strong women

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By Helena Bassil-Morozow, Glasgow Caledonian University The new BBC comic spy thriller Killing Eve, written by Fleabag author Phoebe Waller-Bridge and based on Luke Jenning’s novel Codename Villanelle, is a whirlwind spy tale of murder, obsession, betrayal and resilience. Its young female antagonist Villanelle (Jodie Comer) is a Russian assassin […]