Hard Sun

Sky New Zealand stares into Hard Sun & eyes American Gods

Sky New Zealand has acquired new pre-apocalyptic BBC drama Hard Sun, as well as Starz and Amazon drama American Gods and Foxtel’s Picnic at Hanging Rock. All three series count FremantleMedia International as their distributor, and each will play on Sky’s SoHo basic tier channel following the new deal. Hard Sun, which comes from Luther […]

Staring into the Hard Sun

While investigating what appears to be the routine death of a computer hacker in London, Charlie Hicks (Jim Sturgess) and Elaine Renko (Agyness Deyn) stumble upon proof that the world is facing certain destruction in just five years. They soon find themselves being pursued by ruthless security service operatives who are willing to kill in […]

Luther scribe gets BBC commission for Euston

Luther creator Neil Cross is making Hard Sun, a new series for BBC One and the first order for FremantleMedia prodco Euston. Euston is the drama prodco brand that FremantleMedia reinstated last year, bringing BBC drama boss Kate Harwood in to run the business. Hard Sun is billed as a pre-apocalyptic drama. Set in contemporary […]