Hulu Picks Up Below The Surface & Midnight Sun

Hulu has picked up exclusive US SVOD rights for Below the Surface (Gidseltagningen) and Midnight Sun (Midnattssol) as part of a content deal with distributor Studiocanal. In Below The Surface, which will air on BBC Four in the UK, fifteen people are held hostage in a subway train and a terror taskforce is dispatched to rescue them. Meanwhile, a media frenzy ensues as the country becomes divided on whether to negotiate with the terrorists. A second season is in development. Midnight Sun,

Hulu Picks Up Streaming Rights For Veni Vidi Vici

Hulu has picked up the US streaming rights for MTG Viaplay's ten-part drama Veni Vidi Vici, which stars Thomas Bo Larsen (Follow The Money) as a struggling movie director who decides to take a job in the adult entertainment industry. Karsten Daugaard (Thomas Bo Larsen) is a Danish film director going through a rough patch. His films are getting bad reviews, and at home he is dominated by his wife Jonna (Livia Millhagen). Reluctantly accepting his fate, Karsten accepts a real job

Bill Skarsgård Set For Stephen King’s Castle Rock

Bill Skarsgård, who recently starred as Pennywise the clown in horror blockbuster IT, will next appear Stateside in Stephen King's latest venture, Castle Rock for Hulu in 2018. The ten-part series is a psychological-horror set in the Stephen King multiverse which weaves together an epic saga of darkness and light, played out over a few square miles of Maine woodland. The fictional Maine town of Castle Rock has figured prominently in King’s literary career: Cujo, The Dark Half, IT and Needful Things,