By the Americans, He Means: the Soviets

The Americans, Created by Joe Weisberg Starring	 Keri Russell, Matthew Rhys, Maximiliano Hernández, Holly Taylor, Keidrich Sellati, Noah EmmerichSo I wanted to do a show about a husband and a wife and their children who don’t know and how it affects the kids. We always conceived of The Americans as a show about a marriage, more than espionage, that shows how, even under the craziest circumstances, the marriage still looks and feels like any other marriage.The Americans’ creator Joe Weisberg on Phillip and Elizabeth Jennings, played by Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell.