Walter Presents names transmission date for The Hunter

We all know that procurement brand, Walter Presents, is a prolific player in the crime drama industry. Now it has announced the acquisition of another series. Based on a true story, a Sicilian prosecutor with a killer instinct for tracking down top Mafiosi soon becomes known as ‘The Hunter’ – but success will come at…

Thou Shalt Not Kill confirmed for third series on Walter Presents

Thou Shalt Not Kill is returning to Walter Presents via All4 this spring. The Italian series features Valeria (Miriam Leone) solve the darkest crimes across Turin whilst dealing with her own family tragedies. After the death of her mother and her sister’s accident, Valeria decides to halt her investigation into her family and focus on…

Red Light: Carice van Houten and Maaike Neuville star in sex worker drama

The Dutch/Belgian series Red Light has debuted in Europe and has won rave reviews. The 10-episode series starring Carice van Houten and Maaike Neuville (who may recognise from De Twaalf) portrays three women with completely different background whose lives unexpectedly intertwine. Sylvia, a prostitute (van Houten), runs a brothel with her shady boyfriend/pimp in Antwerp’s…

Viaplay announces Irish gangland drama Kin

Scandinavian streaming service Viaplay have announced its next project – an Irish gangland drama. The eight-episode Kin sees Charlie Cox, Clare Dunne and actor Aidan Gillen in the leading roles and will premiere on NENT Group’s Viaplay streaming service in 2021. The story charts the lives of a fictional Dublin family embroiled in a gangland…

Channel 4/All4 announces broadcast date for Amsterdam Vice

We’re getting a new period Dutch crime series, thanks to Walter Presents. Amsterdam Vice is set in the Dutch city in the 1980s. Detective Judd Cox has just been promoted to the roughest department within the capital city’s police force. Along with his new partner Montijn, the pair are investigating a murder case that leads…

The Twelve (De Twaalf): Who’s who in the Belgian crime drama?

All4/Walter Presents’ next binge-worthy crime series is Belgian story, The Twelve (De Twaalf). And it’s a good one. Our review will follow tomorrow, but until then we’ve put together a who’s who guide – there are a lot of characters, a lot of intertwining stories and some real twists and turns. Set in the city…

Walter Presents acquires raft of new Polish programming

You have to hand it to Walter Presents – the brand genuinely scours the world looking for new foreign-language drama for our delectation. We’re hearing that the brand has snapped up a swathe of Polish programming from distributor TVN, for broadcast in territories like the UK, Ireland, US, Australia and New Zealand. TBI reports that…

Walter Presents confirms transmission details for Moscow Noir

We’re gearing up for the autumn season, and it seems Walter Presents has some treats in store for us. Aside from Senegalese crime drama Sakho And Mangane (read that story here) and Amsterdam Noir, All4/Channel 4’s foreign-language drama brand has revealed that Moscow Noir is now on the horizon. It stars flavour of the month…

Netflix to adapt Harlan Coben novel Gone For Good

Streaming giant Netflix has announced that it is to adapt best-selling US novelist Harlan Coben’s book, Gone For Good. The French series is the latest partnership between the two, after series like Safe, The Woods and The Stranger. This five-part series will star Finnegan Oldfield, Nicola Duvauchelle, Guillame Gouix, Garance Marillier, with Coben slipping into…