3 SEASONS / 8 x 45’ FOR ITV & NETFLIX
Series 3 will return to ITV and Netflix in 2019…
Marcella is a multi-stranded crime drama from international superstar screenwriter and novelist Hans Rosenfeldt (The Bridge).
Set in contemporary London and starring Anna Friel, Marcella centres on the psychological struggles of a Metropolitan police officer at a crisis point in her personal life, driven by rejection and intuition. Unnerved by what she discovers deep within her, Marcella harbours a dangerous suspicion that far from solving crimes, she might be right at their heart.
Series One also stars Downton Abbey’s Laura Carmichael, Sinead Cusack (‘Jekyll & Hyde’, ’37 Days’), Nicholas Pinnock (‘Fortitude', 'Captain America'), Ian Puleston-Davies ('Coronation Street', 'Waterloo Road'), Nina Sosanya (‘W1A', 'Last Tango in Halifax') Ray Panthaki (‘EastEnders', 'The Wrong Mans') and Harry Lloyd ('Game of Thrones', 'The Theory of Everything').
Series Two welcomes new stars Nigel Planer (Episodes, Comic Strip Presents, The Young Ones), Keith Allen (Eddie The Eagle, My Mad Fat Diary), Sophia Brown (Beauty & The Beast, Clique, Disobedience), Peter Sullivan (Cuffs, Critical, The Borgias), Jason Hughes (Three Girls, Midsomer Murders), Victoria Smurfit (Once Upon A Time, Trial & Retribution, The Beach), Yolanda Kettle (The Crown, Love Nina), Josh Herdman (Harry Potter) and Harriet Cains (Line of Duty, Safe House).
Anna Friel won an International Emmy for her outstanding performance in the first series.
Series One directors are Charles Martin, Jonathan Teplitzky and Henrik Georgsson. Produced by Andrew Woodhead. Series Two directors are Charles Martin, Charles Sturridge and Jim O’Hanlon. Produced Annie Harrison Baxter. Marcella is executive produced by co-creators Hans Rosenfeldt and Nicola Larder, alongside Buccaneer Media’s founder Tony Wood.
Distributor: Cineflix Rights