Foreign series on CANAL + in 2020/2021: Fear The Walking Dead, Vikings, Two Weeks To Live … – News Séries

Foreign series on CANAL + in 2020/2021: Fear The Walking Dead, Vikings, Two Weeks To Live … – News Séries

After a focus on its Original Creations, CANAL + unveils the list of foreign series on the program for the months to come: new ones like “The Head” and “Two Weeks To Live”, and the new seasons for “Fear The Walking Dead” or “Vikings” …

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  • Series to be broadcast soon on CANAL + and soon available on myCANAL

THE HEAD – Season 1

The Àlex brothers and David Pastor, directors of Chez moi on Netflix and Infectés, are back at the helm of a new program. On the edge of Antarctica, in a research station, Commander Johan Berg discovers an apocalyptic situation: seven bodies, missing persons and a traumatized survivor … Carried by Alexandre Willaume-Jantzen (Tomb Raider) and Alvaro Morte (La Casa de Papel), this breathtaking 6 x 52-minute closed-door event promises a chilling atmosphere.

TWO WEEKS TO LIVE – Season 1

This 6 x 30 minute comedy takes us through the daily life of Kim, a young girl who was raised by her mother on the margins of society after her father’s murder. But at 21, when she meets Nicky and Jay who make her believe that the end of the world is approaching, she decides to avenge her father… A brilliant return for Maisie Williams, the interpreter of Arya Stark in Game of Thrones, who emerges as a heroine thirsty for revenge in this series full of dark humor and action.

YOUR HONOR – Season 1

After playing the famous methamphetamine trafficker Walter White in Breaking Bad, Bryan Cranston goes green and plays the respected judges in this American reboot of the Israeli series Kvodo, in 10 x 52 minutes. A position called into question when his character must choose between delivering his fleeing son to the authorities or covering a criminal. A sharp look at the complex and ambivalent relationship between father and son, which is reminiscent of Apple TV +’s program, Defend Jacob.

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Bryan cranston

TO TEACH – Season 1

Kate Mara (House of Cards) and Nick Robinson (Jurassic World, Love Simon) appear as doomed lovers for this 10 x 30 minute series. The actress plays the role of Claire, an English teacher, who, upon her arrival in a new high school, begins a relationship with one of her students. A dark and dramatic story that reveals all the complexity and consequences of these illegal relationships.

Hulu

Kate mara

PATRIA – Season 1

Adapted from the eponymous bestseller by Fernando Aramburu published in 2016, this Spanish series in 8 x 60 minutes plunges us into the dark hours of the independence conflict that bloodied the Basque Country through the history of Bittori. After the death of her husband by terrorists and the announcement of the ceasefire, the young woman decides to return to the village where they lived together to face the past and identify the culprits. A poignant reflection on political fanaticism and its repercussions.

2020 HBO

Susana Abaitua

SHADOWPLAY – Season 1

Both accustomed to the detective genre, Taylor Kitsch (True Detective) and Michael C. Hall (Dexter) impose themselves as American cops, sent to a Berlin ravaged by war, in the summer of 1946. Their mission? Create a special police force to neutralize the leader of the local underworld. But one of them has other more personal motivations than the security of the capital … A Swedish thriller in 8 x 52 minutes which depicts a chaotic period at the start of the Cold War.

CANAL +

Taylor Kitsch

THE COMEY RULE – Season 1

Loosely based on James Comey’s book, “A Higher Loyalty“, The Comey Rule is a 4 x 52 minute mini-series that chronicles the power struggle between the former FBI Director and the President of the United States, Donald Trump, two men opposed by their personalities, their ethics and their conception of loyalty, which coexist according to scandals and explosions. The duo of this political drama is played on screen by Brendan Gleeson (Harry Potter) and Jeff Daniels (Dumb and Dumber).

THE GOOD LORD BIRD – Season 1

Adapted from the novel “The Bird of the Good Lord“by James McBride (winner of the National Book Award), this program in 7 x 52 minutes tells us the true story of the young Onion, slave in the 19th century who joined armed militants close to anything to free blacks from their condition. A crusade for the abolition of slavery led by Ethan Hawke, who embodies a leader as charismatic as he is enraged, convinced that armed struggle is the only solution to achieve change.

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Ethan hawke

MOONBASE 8 – Season 1

In NASA’s Lunar Base Simulator in the middle of the Arizona desert, 3 astronauts, Skip, Rook and their leader Cap, are determined to secure their place on their first lunar mission. This is the script for the 6 x 30 minute space comedy created by the trio of actors: Fred Armisen (Portlandia), Tim Heidecker (Tim and Eric Awesome Show) and John C. Reilly (Kong: Skull Island). A space dive filled with humor and good feelings with clumsy and endearing astronauts.

BOYS – Season 1

After Years & Years, screenwriter Russell T. Davies returns with a punchy mini-series about 80s London and more specifically, the lives of three gay men. During the 5 episodes of 52 minutes, they share their hopes, ambitions and joys as young adults who are confronted with a scourge that the world was unaware of until then: AIDS. The cast includes Neil Patrick Harris (How I Met Your Mother) and singer and actor Olly Alexander.

Channel 4

Olly Alexander

DEUTSCHLAND 89 – Season 1

After Deutschland 83 and 86, this 8 x 52 episode series created by Anna Winger (Unorthodox) and Jörg Winger focuses on the adventures of the East German spy Martin Rauch in the aftermath of the fall of the Berlin Wall, which made him lose his identity, his job and his homeland.

Amazon

Jonas Nay

THE ALIENIST: ANGEL OF DARK – Season 1

Corruption of institutions, social inequalities, scandalous press, the role of women in society are the themes addressed in the 8 x 52-minute program. We follow the daily life of Sara, director of a private detective agency, who is investigating the mysterious disappearance of the little girl of the Consul of Spain. Interpreted by Dakota Fanning (Twilight), it surrounds itself with Dr. Kreizler and journalist John Moore, respectively played by Daniel Brühl (Captain America: Civil War) and Luke Evans (Beauty and the Beast).

CROSSING SWORDS – Season 1

Patrick, a young peasant with a good heart, landed a coveted squire position at the royal castle. However, his dream job will quickly turn into a nightmare, in this corrupted kingdom … A 10 x 30 minute adult comedy punctuated by scenes of wars, murder and nudity, and signed by the creators of Robot Chicken and Supermansion . A second season is already in production.

THIS WAY UP – Season 1

Aine is an English teacher coming out of depression. After a stay in a psychiatric hospital, she tries to look good in front of her big sister and get her life back on track. An intense and surprisingly light drama, punctuated with humor, which exploits the complexity of mental illness with empathy.

Channel 4

Aisling Bea

But also…

FEAR THE WALKING DEAD – Season 6

VIKINGS – Season 6B

THIS IS US – Season 5

BILLIONS – Season 5B

PEN15 – Season 2

CITY ON A HILL – Season 2

THE L WORD – Season 2

WORK IN PROGRESS – Season 2

SNOWFALL – Season 4

POSE – Season 3

AMERICAN HORROR STORY – Season 10

BROOKLYN NINE-NINE – Season 8

MAYANS MC – Season 3

BETTER THINGS – Season 5

WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS – Season 3

BREEDERS – Season 2

DAVE – Season 2

SHRILL – Season 3

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