DHS- Viktor Cherevin (Kenneth Branagh) in Jack Ryan- Shadow Recruit

Viktor Cherevin is the primary villain in 2014's Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit and is portrayed by actor Kenneth Branagh.

Viktor plans to make the American dollar useless by buying up stock markets and placing his supposedly dead son Aleksandr Borovsky as a sleeper agent in America.

He previously served in the Soviet Military as he was a soldier in the Soviet war in Afghanistan.

Character's Film SummaryEdit

While working as a junior analyst for the CIA's Directorate of Intelligence, Jack Ryan inadvertently uncovers evidence of an imminent terrorist attack. With no intelligence to verify his discovery, Ryan is promoted to field agent and sent to Moscow to continue his investigation, where he soon encounters Viktor Cherevin, an enigmatic businessman at the center of a plot to cripple the global economy.

As Ryan learns to navigate the world of intelligence, fends off assassins, and address the potential breakdown of his marriage, he comes to the realization that it may already be too late to stop Cherevin from ushering in an economic catastrophe of unprecedented scale.