The eight-part thriller, produced by the identical crew that did earlier Netflix Coben sequence “Secure,” starring Michael C. Corridor, and “The 5,” goes into manufacturing in March. Coben will govt produce the sequence together with Danny Brocklehurst, who will function lead author, and Nicola Shindler, the CEO of Studiocanal-owned manufacturing firm Crimson. The director has not been named.
Armitage will play Adam Worth, a fortunately married father of two whose life is turned upside-down after a stranger tells him a secret about his spouse. The revelation catapults him into a bigger world of conspiracy and hazard.
Armitage, who additionally starred in “Berlin Station,” can presently be seen in “The Lodge,” directed by Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz, which is able to display at Sundance.
Larry Tanz, Netflix’s vice chairman of content material acquisition, referred to as “The Stranger” a “riveting rollercoaster of a novel.”
Brocklehurst mentioned: “It’s incredible to reunite with Netflix, Harlan and Crimson for an additional complicated, emotional thriller. Richard Armitage is ideal for the position of Adam, and I can’t wait to carry our binge-able new drama to life.”
Richard Price may also govt produce the sequence. Madonna Baptiste will function sequence producer.