The Brink is an upcoming American television comedy created by brothers Roberto Benabib and Kim Benabib. Its first season focuses on a geopolitical crisis in Pakistan. The show was conceived that each season will follow a different crisis somewhere in the world involving the same main characters. The pilot episode was written by the Benabib brothers and directed by Jay Roach.

The series premiered on June 21, 2015 on the American cable television network HBO. The Brink has been renewed for a second season.


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The Brink Season 1 poster Season 1 June 21, 2015
When a rogue general seizes control of Pakistan and its nuclear arsenal, the fate of the world rests on the shoulders of three improbable Americans: Secretary of State Walter Larson, lowly Foreign Service officer Alex Talbot and ace Navy fighter pilot Zeke Tilson. From the turbulent streets of the Middle East, to the White House situation room, to an aircraft carrier on the Red Sea, these three compromised souls must pull through the chaos around them to save the planet from World War Three.
Season 2 2016

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