You can’t really move for new stuff on telly these days – every strain and twist of crime genre is now covered and, with the advent of Walter Presents (Channel 4’s foreign-language online portal) we can now enjoy even more stuff from all corners of the globe. Today sees the launch of a high-concept thriller straight from the king of (French, at least) high-concept – Luc Besson – on Walter Presents, with the release of all three series.
What’s it abaaaht?
Faced with a potentially fatal brain tumour, Vincent Libérati (Vincent Elbaz) abandons the glamour and globetrotting of a secret agent’s life to return to his teenage daughter Lola and ex-wife Alexandra in Marseille. However, in order to receive experimental medical treatment, Vincent agrees to join a confidential organisation, set up by secret services to fight organised crime on the French Riviera, throwing him straight back into a breakneck world he was forced to leave behind.
Here’s a trailer or two…
No Limit: available now on Walter Presents