Behind 'Breach' with Eric O'Neill and Billy Ray Former FBI agent Eric O'Neill and film director/screenwriter Billy Ray collaborated on the film Breach, based on the true story of FBI operative Robert Hanssen, who was found guilty of treason, and the FBI agent (O'Neill) who was assigned to Hanssen to draw him out of deep cover. The film is now out on DVD. Billy Ray also wrote and directed the critically acclaimed film Shattered Glass. This interview first aired on Jan. 31, 2007.
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Behind 'Breach' with Eric O'Neill and Billy Ray

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Behind 'Breach' with Eric O'Neill and Billy Ray

Behind 'Breach' with Eric O'Neill and Billy Ray

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Former FBI agent Eric O'Neill and film director/screenwriter Billy Ray collaborated on the film Breach, based on the true story of FBI operative Robert Hanssen, who was found guilty of treason, and the FBI agent (O'Neill) who was assigned to Hanssen to draw him out of deep cover. The film is now out on DVD. Billy Ray also wrote and directed the critically acclaimed film Shattered Glass. This interview first aired on Jan. 31, 2007.