However, this series sounds like it was written and filmed just for me. Accordingly, I missed last night's premiere. In fact, I couldn't have watched it, given that we have only the local channels on cable.
Some day ...
Spies, Bananas, and the Berlin Wall: ‘Deutschland 83,’ the Summer’s Best New Show, Premieres Tonight, by Andy Greenwald (Grantland)
It’s an eight-part series about a baby-faced East German soldier named Martin who is secreted into the West German army as a spy in 1983, when the Cold War was at its hottest and synth-pop was at its coolest.