AMC Networks’ streaming service Sundance Now has acquired the exclusive U.S. and Canadian rights to Stan Originals' drama series THE COMMONS from Sony Pictures Television. Golden Globe winning and three-time Emmy® nominated actress Joanne Froggatt (Downton Abbey, Liar) leads the character driven thriller set at the crossroads of climate change and the cutting edge of biotechnology.
The series premieres on Sundance Now Thursday, December 3 with weekly episodes.
Produced by Playmaker and created by AACTA Award-winning showrunner Shelley Birse (The Code), who also co-wrote the series, the powerful eight-part drama made its world premiere in Australia on Stan and co-stars David Lyons (Safe Haven, Game of Silence), Ryan Corr (The Secrets She Keeps, Bloom), and Rupert Penry-Jones (Silk, White Chapel).
Read the news in Variety.