Sky1 picks up Legends

Sky 1 is preparing for the launch of new drama Legends after picking up the series from Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution.



Based on the book by Robert Littell, it stars Sean Bean as an undercover agent in the FBI’s Department of Covert Operations Task Force, with the ability to transform himself into a different person for each job.

The cast also includes Ali Larter, Morris Chestnut, Tina Majorino, Steve Harris, Amber Valletta, and Mason Cook.

Legends is executive produced by Howard Gordon, Alex Cart, Jonathan Levin, Brad Turner, and David Wilcox. It is produced by Fox 21 in association with Teakwood Lane Productions.

Legends launches on Sky 1 on September 17. It debuted on US cable channel TNT in August.