Claire Foy is a busy actress.
Simply weeks after the information that she is going to lead the solid of A Very English Scandal Season 2, it has been introduced that she may also lead the eight-part BritBox drama, Marlow.
According to Deadline, the sequence follows “two warring households pitted in opposition to one another amid the unsettling and indelible panorama of the Thames Estuary.”
Foy will play Evie Wyatt, who returns to the Edgelands, the place she misplaced her father to a firestorm 15 misplaced years in the past, in search of solutions and revenge.
The challenge is eyeing a fall shoot for a 2022 premiere on BritBox.
Tony Grisoni (Southcliffe) and Simon Maxwell (Deep State) are shepherding the challenge.
“I’m delighted to be part of this compelling thriller. Tony and Simon’s scripts are so evocative of place and redolent with environment – and the twists, turns and mysteries on the coronary heart of this drama are completely gripping,” Foy stated of her casting.
“Evie Wyatt is such a fascinating, advanced and beguiling character, very like the enigmatic ‘Edgelands’ which she calls house, and I can’t wait to get to step into her footwear.”
“Marlow is a daring and intriguing idea, and precisely the form of Authentic content material we wish to provide our subscribers,” stated Will Harrison, Managing Director of BritBox UK.
“Working with the calibre of Claire Foy, Tony Grisoni, Simon Maxwell and the Motive staff is a privilege and we will’t wait to get began.”
Simon Maxwell, CEO of Motive Footage, and Tony Grisoni collectively stated, “The Thames Estuary’s ‘Edgelands’ provide a novel and extraordinary world of mud, sea and infinite sky; of damaged politics and desires – the Thames mouth is directly a gateway to the world and the final wild frontier of our island existence.”
Their assertion added, “Marlow is a uniquely homegrown saga, a personality pushed crime epic about the place we’ve come from; who we are actually; what we’d turn out to be.”
“We’re thrilled to be working with the extraordinary skills of Claire Foy and, as the house for the boldest new British drama, BritBox is the right house for our present.”
Foy is best-known for taking part in Queen Elizabeth II on Netflix’s The Crown, a job she handed over to Olivia Colman after her unique two-season stint was up.
The sequence refreshes its solid each two seasons.
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