Lena Olin To Sundance In September For Riviera

Streaming service Sundance Now has announced that ten-part thriller Riviera, starring Julia Stiles (The Bourne Identity) and Lena Olin (Vinyl) will be available to US viewers on September 14th. Set in the south of France, Georgina (Julia Stiles) is newly married to billionaire Constantine Clios when he is killed in a yacht explosion. She is shocked to discover the fortune that maintained his immaculate, ever-so-tasteful lifestyle is tainted with dishonesty, double-dealing, crime, and ultimately murder. Helped by Constantine’s first wife Inna (Lena

Nice Drama Announces US Project Andersonville

Nice Drama (Midnight Sun) has revealed to Variety that its first English language drama, Andersonville, is set to begin production in 2018. Created by Henrik Jansson-Schweizer and Morgan Jensen (Thicker than Water), Andersonville is set in Chicago’s Swede Town 1910, in the middle of its immigration boom, just before the arrival of Al Capone. The story focuses on the Ericson family, three Swedish siblings who migrated to Chicago in search of the American dream. Jansson-Schweizer told Variety: "It’s a drama about immigrants achieving

Gustaf Skarsgård & Fares Fares Head To Westworld

HBO has announced that Gustaf Skarsgård (Vikings) and Fares Fares (Department Q) will join the cast as regulars for season two of Westworld, based on the cult 1973 movie. Gustaf Skarsgård will play Karl Strand, a white-collar guy comfortable in the field, while Fares Fares is Antoine Costa, a tech expert with an objective perspective. It has not yet been confirmed whether Ingrid Bolsø Berdal (Cold Prey) will reprise her role from season one as badass lady gunslinger, Armistice. However, the final

WGN America Picks Up Michael Nyqvist’s 100 Code

As part of its move towards more cost-effective originals, WGN America has picked up twelve-part thriller 100 Code, starring Dominic Monaghan (Lord Of The Rings) and the late Michael Nyqvist (John Wick). NYPD Detective Tommy Conley (Dominic Monaghan) is sent to advise Stockholm PD on a case of young women found dead in fields of flowers. Upon arrival he is paired with Mikael Eklund (Michael Nyqvist), a by-the-book with an aversion to American culture. Both hate each other, but the two

Matias Varela In Season Three Of Netflix Narcos

Matias Varela (Arne Dahl) stars in season three of Narcos which launches globally September 1st on Netflix. In season three, now that the hunt for Pablo Escobar is over, the DEA turns its attention to the powerful Cali Cartel and its four Kings known as The Gentlemen Of Cali. Gilberto Rodriguez Orejuela (Damian Alcazar) leads the cartel, while Miguel Rodriguez Orejuela (Francisco Denis) is the brains of the outfit, Pacho Herrera (Alberto Ammann) runs the Mexican connection, and Chepe Santacruz Londono (Pepe