Practically 4 years after saying goodbye to Detectives Stephen Holder and Sarah Linden on The Killing, followers will sooner or later quickly get an opportunity to see stars Joel Kinnaman and Mireille Enos sharing the display collectively once more. Kinnaman and Enos have signed on to star within the upcoming Amazon action thriller Hanna, a TV adaptation of the enjoyable 2011 film of the identical title. However do not count on them to be partnered up this time.
The TV iteration of Hanna, because it went for the characteristic, will give attention to a extremely harmful teenage woman who’s raised by her father to be a particularly badass murderer. And talking of Hanna’s father, that is exactly who Joel Kinnaman has been tapped to play. (Eric Bana took the half within the movie.) As Erik, Kinnaman will play a soldier who has survived many battles and goals for his daughter to be taught an identical set of survival expertise, with the pair staying within the distant forests of Poland.
On the opposite aspect of the lawful spectrum, Mireille Enos will likely be taking part in a CIA agent who goes by the title Marissa. (She was performed within the movie by Cate Blanchett.) In accordance with TVLine, Marissa is an bold girl, which is able to virtually actually assist in her present quest to trace Hanna down. Whereas particulars are scarce past these, we will virtually positively count on to see Erik and Hanna rising from their wooded setting with some deadly ferocity, and if we’re fortunate, we’ll get to see Erik and Marissa moving into the form of throwdown that Kinnaman and Enos doubtless by no means would have been part of on The Killing.
Hanna has been within the works for nearly a yr now, and Joel Kinnaman and Mireille Enos’ castings positively make for the venture’s greatest information story but. It was additionally introduced that the title position of Hanna will likely be performed by Esme Creed-Miles, who is probably finest identified for portraying Shirley Temple in Concord Korine’s Mister Lonely. The movie’s co-writer David Farr will likely be writing the pilot’s script, and it is going to be directed by Sarah Adina Smith, who helmed episodes of HBO’s Room 104 and an upcoming installment for Legion Season 2.
Funnily sufficient, Joel Kinnaman reunited with The Killing‘s Kristin Lehman for Netflix’s Altered Carbon, which just lately launched to wildly various opinions. Kinnaman additionally labored with Netflix on a few Home of Playing cards seasons, so he is clearly snug with the streaming world, and he is acquired Suicide Squad 2 on the horizon. (Netflix was additionally answerable for producing the fourth and ultimate season of The Killing.) Hanna will likely be Mireille Enos’ second Amazon present, since she additionally starred within the “Father Factor” installment of Philip Okay. Dick’s Electrical Desires. Having starred on ABC’s The Catch for 2 seasons, Enos will subsequent be seen in Neil Gaiman’s extremely anticipated adaptation of Good Omens.
Since Hanna remains to be within the casting levels of pre-production, it is unclear when the venture may really make its approach to streamers’ properties. We’re hoping for the top of the yr, however 2019 sounds extra doubtless. Till then, although, try every thing that’ll present up earlier than then with our 2018 Amazon schedule and our midseason premiere schedule.