crime drama “Marcella
” has been acquired by Polar+
. Cineflix Rights, which handles global rights to the Anna Friel
show, announced the French deal with Polar+, which is part of the Canal+
group. Polar+ took rights to the eight-part first season of the award-winning show which is currently in production on its third season.
Produced by Buccaneer Media
for ITV and Netflix, “Marcella
” is a dark and complex crime thriller from novelist and screenwriter Hans Rosenfeldt
. It is “The Bridge
” writer’s first English-language series.
Set in modern-day London, Friel stars a police officer investigating a serial killer,