Alone: Oscar nominee Tom Hardy and Atlanta Primetime Emmy nominee Zazie Betz is set to star in an Apple TV+ drama series. LazarusIt is still a project that is getting close to development and closing deals. The project is a joint production between A+E Studios and Range Studios and is being sold to Apple.
Lazarus It is based on the Joona Linna series by Lars Kepler (pseudonym of Alexandra Kolho Ahndoril and Alexander Anderil), which has been praised by such outlets. The New York Times, The Washington Post And E.W. Selling over 17 million copies worldwide.
In the series, an emaciated young man is found wandering on the railway tracks. 13 years ago, he and his sister went missing as suspected victims of notorious serial killer Jurek Walters. In order to find his sister, police detective Saga Bauer must go undercover in the high-security psychiatric hospital where Jurek Walter has been held since his arrest years ago. Hardy will play Jurek Walter and Baez will portray Inspector Saga Bauer, in what I hear are similar to Hannibal Lecter-Clarice Stalling type roles.
Øystein Karlsen is set to write, direct and direct the series.
Hardy Son and Baker will produce Hardy and longtime producing partner Dean Baker, their production company behind the FX series. taboo Also EPs Beetz & David Rysdahl, Kepler (Alexandra Coelho Ahndoril and Alexander Ahndoril), Niclas Salomonsson, A+E Studios (Barry Jossen, Tana Jamieson) and Range Studios (Heather Kadin, Peter Micelli and Jack Whigham).
Hardy received an Oscar nomination for supporting actor The Raven. His features include compliments Inception, The Dark Knight Rises, Locke, Mad Max Fury Road, It has a revenue of about 1.4 billion dollars Poison franchise, Capon among many. He also starred in and executive produced the FX series taboo He also had story and producer credits. Venom: Let there be carnage.
Beatz received a 2018 Emmy nom for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series for FX Atlanta Like Donald Glover On-and-off again girlfriend. Acknowledgments of her character include Bullet Train, Joker, Nine Days, When You Fall Harder, Deadpool 2, Seberg, among many others.
She will next be seen in the crime drama mini-series “Full Circle”. The series will be available to air on HBO Max this year. She is currently cast in the comedy series “World History: Part Two” written by David Stason and produced by Mel Brooks. Beetz is an EP on the series, which is hitting Hulu on March 6.
Beetz is repped by WME, Entertainment 360 and Sloane, Offer, Weber & Dern. Hardy is repped by United Agents, Range Media Partners and Sloane, Offer, Weber & Dern.
Apple did not return a request for comment.