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Netflix plans French political drama series 'Marseille'

Thursday 28 August 2014 | 10:45 CET | News
Netflix has announced its first original production in France, ahead of the launch of its service there in September. The series 'Marseille' is an eight-episode tale of "power, corruption and redemption set against the rich backdrop of the French port city", centring on the battle for the new mayor of the city. It will start shooting next spring and be shown in all Netflix territories in late 2015. Shot entirely in France, Marseille is created and written by Dan Franck, writer of the novel and film La Separation, the series Les Hommes de lÂ’'ombre and co-writer of the mini-series Carlos.

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Companies: Netflix
Countries: France / World
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