BBC Two goes in for Odyssey

BBC Two has picked up NBC’s forthcoming action drama Odyssey.

Odyssey

Odyssey

The series will take viewers on a journey through global politics, corporate espionage and military secrets involving three strangers – a female Special Forces soldier, a corporate lawyer and a political activist – who only have one thing in common: the truth.

The cast includes Anna Friel, Peter Facinelli, and Jake Robinson.

Odyssey comes from writer/director Peter Horton and writers Adam Armus and Kay Foster.

It is produced by Universal Television, Fabrik Entertainment, and Red Arrow Entertainment. Mikkel Bondesen, Henrik Bastin, Kristen Campo, and Simon Maxwell executive produce with Horton, Armus, and Foster.

Odyssey is due to debut on NBC on April 5.