Thursday, August 5, 2021

IMDb TV Picks Up Australian Drama 'Troppo' Starring Thomas Jane

IMDb TV has today acquired the original Australian drama series Troppo starring Thomas Jane (The Expanse). Production is currently underway in Australia for a 2022 premiere.

Based on the novel Crimson Lake by Candice Fox, the drama follows Ted Conkaffey (Jane), an ex-cop falsely accused of committing a disturbing crime, who has escaped to hide away in the tropics of Far North Queensland. As he tries to avoid discovery, he's drawn into investigating a wild murder and a missing person, alongside a complicated woman, with dark secrets of her own.

Yolanda Ramke developed the drama. She executive produces with Jane, Stuart Ford, Lourdes Diaz, Greg Quail, Lisa Duff, Simonne Overend, Mikael Borglund, David Ogilvy, Sally Riley, Andrew Gregory and Courtney Lauren Penn. Matt Bankston co-executive produces, while Karl Zwicky is a producer. EQ Media Group, Renegade Entertainment, Beyond Entertainment, AGC Television and Aperture Media Partners produce.