Matt Rippy in Glória for Netflix

Matt Rippy in Glória for Netflix

Matt Rippy takes on the leading role of James Wilson in new international Netflix spy drama, Glória, alongside Stephanie Vogt.

In the 1960s, at the height of the Cold War, in the small village of Glória do Ribatejo, João Vidal will take on several high-risk espionage missions that could change the course of Portuguese and world history.

With a script by Pedro Lopes and directed by Tiago Guedes, Glória tells the story of João Vidal, a  young engineer who has in his past links to the fascist regime of the Estado Novo, is recruited by the KGB, the main organization of the Secret Services of the Soviet Union in the 1960s, to carry out high-risk missions that could place Portugal in a delicate position and even have worldwide consequences.

Glória is currently in post-production and is due for a release later this year.