FremantleMedia International has added a host of global dramas to its sales slate.
The Returned (10×60′) is the US remake of the French zombie drama Les Revenants, about the residents of a small mountain town who grapple with the mysterious return of their dead loved ones. It is coproduced by A+E Studios and FremantleMedia North America in association with Haut et Court TV for A+E Network.
Norwegian drama Acquitted (aka Frikjent, 10×60′) is about a businessman who returns to his native town 20 years after being acquitted of killing his high school sweetheart to find the past has not been forgotten. It is produced by Miso Film for TV2.
Blue (10 x 60’) stars Julia Stiles as a young mum who works as an accountant by day and as an escort by night. Created by WIGS, it is written and directed by Rodrigo Garcia, co-written by Karen Graci and executive produced by Jon Avnet.
Suspects (two seasons, 11×60′) is an unscripted, fly-on-the-wall style crime drama set in London, with each episode focusing on a team of three detectives solving a hard-hitting cases. It is produced by Newman Street for Channel 5 in the UK.
Dutch series Lord and Master (aka Heer en Meester, 10×60′) is about the crime-solving adventures of the rich and charasmatic Valentijn Rixtus Bentinck. It is produced by FourOne Media for NED1.