McMafia season 1
BBC crime series McMafia is a Russian mafia tv series. It is based on best-selling book by Misha Glenny McMafia: A Journey Through the Global Criminal Underworld (2008). The plot revolves around Russian family from London, involved in criminal activities of an international scale: money laundering, cybercrime, dark market trading, drug trafficking, fraud with brokered deals and much more. The main character Alex Godman (James Norton) is the only son of Russian emigrants. He tries to escape from the dark past of his family. Moreover, Alex wants to create a personal legal business. He has a girlfriend Rebecca (Juliet Rylance) with whom he wants to create a normal family. But the past of the family is not ready to part with the guy. Therefore, Alex is forced to take root to the criminal underground to protect loved ones in new episodes of McMafia TV show season 1.
After a tragic event Russian exile Alex Godman is drawn into the murky world of global crime, as he tries to protect his family from their dark past.
Semiyon convinces Alex into a venture designed to harm Vadim's business in Prague. Meanwhile, a young girl is taken on a very different journey.
A mysterious figure, who is not all he seems, reaches out to Alex. While Dmitri deals with grief, Oksana learns of a secret that could rock the family.
Benny uncovers information about a shipment of heroin being smuggled from Pakistan into India. He does not realise that Dilly is spying on him, and after a robbery, gains all the information he needs to pull off a heist - however Semiyon warns that it is Alex's decision whether the operation goes ahead. Karin is suspicious about the fund Alex is using to move Semiyon's money around, while Rebecca becomes concerned when she discovers Alex has a secret second phone. In Prague, Vadim resolves to find out who Benes is in league with.
Alex believes Vadim is still a threat despite Semiyon's fortunes continuing to rise rise - until he is arrested in Tel Aviv. This new development disrupts Alex and Rebecca's engagement celebrations, and presents Lyudmilla with the opportunity to regain her freedom. Masha confesses her secret to Katya, while Rebecca grows closer to Antonio while her fiance is in Israel.
Alex fears his family are under threat when Vadim learns the truth about him. His fears appear to be founded when he discovers evidence of a surveillance operation against him - but his paranoid reaction drives a wedge between him and Rebecca, while an unexpected betrayal has devastating consequences. Masha receives an ultimatum, and Joseph seeks an ally in his bid to help Lyudmilla.