Channel 4 returns to The Returned

Channel 4 in the UK has picked up the second season of French-language drama Les Revenants (aka The Returned).

Les Revenants

Les Revenants

Season two (8×60′) is currently in development with production company Haut et Court TV for French pay TV network Canal+.

Filming is due to take place in early 2014 for broadcast later that year.

A supernatural thriller set in a small Alpine village, Les Revenants is about the villagers’ discovery of their loved ones returning from the grave.

It was created by Fabrice Gobert, based on the 2004 feature film of the same name, and written by Gobert, Emmanuel Carrere and Fabien Adda.

Les Revenants is distributed by Zodiak Rights.

Les Revenants

Les Revenants

Source: Channel 4