Wednesday, June 12, 2019

HBO Picks Up Limited Series 'The Third Day' Starring Jude Law

HBO has once again teamed with Sky for the six-part original limited series The Third Day starring Jude Law (The Young Pope). Production is slated to begin next month.

Set on a mysterious island off the coast of Britain, the series tells the story of Sam (Law) who encounters the island's secretive inhabitants and their strange rituals. Fantasy and reality begin to blur for Sam, triggering past traumas, and brings him into conflict with the islanders.

Dennis Kelly created the series, which will be directed by Marc Munden. They will executive produce with Adrian Sturges. Kit de Waal and Dean O'Loughlin will also serve as writers. Sky Studios, Plan B Entertainment and Punchdrunk International will produce.