The Guardian newspaper is celebrating the publication of John le Carré’s first memoir The Pigeon Tunnel by running extracts from the book, as well as short videos of actors reading from his novels. In many cases the actors were also in the film adaptations of the books.
- Rachel Weisz reads from The Constant Gardener (2001)
- Tom Hiddleston reads from The Night Manager (1993)
- Simon Russell Beale reads from The Spy Who Came in from the Cold (1963)
- Toby Jones reads from Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy (1974)
- David Harewood reads from A Small Town in Germany (1968)
- Damian Lewis reads from Our Kind of Traitor (2010)