EXCLUSIVE: Sundance Now has joined Sky’s British comedy-drama sequence The Fans, bagging itself rights within the U.S. and Canada. The AMC Networks streamer has been anticipated to board the display for a lot of weeks and Cut-off date can now ascertain its participation.
Sundance Now will change into a co-producer at the display, which comes from Natural, Lifestyles and Physician Foster manufacturer Drama Republic in affiliation with Sky Studios. Roanna Benn and Rebecca de Souza are government manufacturers for Drama Republic, with commissioning editors Liz Lewin and Manpreet Dosanjh as government manufacturers for Sky Studios. Hannah Pescod additionally serves as government manufacturer, with Chris Martin as manufacturer. David Eire is the author and Justin Martin the director.
Roisin Gallagher (The Fall), Johnny Flynn (Beast, Emma) and Conleth Hill (Recreation of Thrones) famous person, and Alice Eve (Superstar Trek Into Darkness) will play a big supporting function, as we informed you a couple of weeks again.
The sequence follows Janet (Gallagher) as grocery store employee who doesn’t care about the rest, together with her existence, and Seamus (Flynn) a good-looking, self-centered, political broadcaster with what appears to be like to be an ideal London existence and a celeb female friend (Eve). Once they rapidly meet, they immediately conflict – and but additionally in finding themselves inextricably drawn to one another.
The sequence, which started capturing in Belfast this summer time, will pass out in the United Kingdom on Sky Atlantic and streaming provider Now, and Sky’s Comcast circle of relatives cousin NBCUniversal International Distribution will promote the display the world over.
Sundance Now incessantly dips into the United Kingdom marketplace for presentations. Simply this 12 months, it has had the U.S. debut of Ten %, the British remake of Netflix’s French hit Name My Agent, and bought Showtrial, The Suspect and Anne from ITV Studios. It additionally streams A Discovery of Witches, State of the Union, Riviera, Again, Des and The Drowning amongst others.