A look at how the rivalry between the CIA and FBI inadvertently set the stage for the tragedy of 9/11 and the war in Afghanistan.
|杰夫·丹尼尔斯 (Jeff Daniels)||饰||John O\'Neill|
|塔哈·拉希姆 (Tahar Rahim)||饰||Ali Soufan|
|瑞安·施密特 (Wrenn Schmidt)||饰||Diane Marsh|
|比尔·坎普 (Bill Camp)||饰||Robert Chesney|
|路易斯·坎瑟米 (Louis Cancelmi)||饰||Vince Stuart|
|出品公司||Legendary Television (10 episodes,2018)|
|Hulu (10 episodes,2018)|
|Amazon Prime Video (10 episodes,2018)|
|英国广播公司(BBC) (10 episodes,2018)|
- 迈克尔·斯图巴 was nominated for the 2018 Emmy Award in the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie category for his role as Richard Clarke in The Looming Tower (2018), but lost to his fellow co-star 杰夫·丹尼尔斯, who won for his role in 无神 (2017).
- Based on the 2007 Pulitzer Prize-winning non-fiction book, "The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11" by 劳伦斯·赖特.
- At the Berlinale film festival showrunner Dan Futterman explains the rivalry between CIA and FBI in the late 90's. "The FBI was just starting to work as an international agency, and that was part of their problem with the CIA, who felt that was their turf, and the FBI's turf was America. They totally underestimated al-Qaeda."