John Scarlett, John Dermot Turing

The Imitation Game: The Legacies of Alan Turing and Bletchley Park

John Scarlett, John Dermot Turing

Talk: The Imitation Game: The Legacies of Alan Turing and Bletchley Park

To celebrate the life of Alan Turing and the UK release of The Imitation Game in cinemas November 14th, STUDIOCANAL and Google hosted a live At Google Talk on 7 November 2014. Sir John Scarlett KCMG OBE, former UK Chief of the Secret Intelligence Service, and Alan Turing's nephew Sir John Dermot Turing discussed Alan’s life, his work at Bletchley Park and their lasting legacies. Screen writer Graham Moore and Producer Teddy Schwarzman also joined via Hangout to talk about the film and his experience bringing this important story to the big screen.

John Scarlett

Sir John McLeod Scarlett KCMG OBE is a retired British senior intelligence officer. He was Chief of the British Secret Intelligence Service (MI6) from 2004 to 2009. Prior to this appointment, he had chaired the Cabinet Office Joint Intelligence Committee.

John Dermot Turing

Sir Dermot Turing was educated at Sherborne and Cambridge, like his uncle, Alan Turing, before him. After completing his DPhil in Genetics at New College, Oxford, Dermot moved into the legal profession, working first for HM Treasury Solicitor's Department and then for Clifford Chance, where he was a partner from 1999-2014.