Expanding its slate of thriller sequence, Netflix has ordered a brand new political thriller/drama referred to as The Madness. It’s set to be produced by Peter Chernin of The Chernin Group, the corporate behind Netflix’s Fear Street trilogy, Idris Elba’s Luther, and Jason Momoa-starring Slumberland.
Netflix’s The Madness will probably be helmed by outstanding TV director Clement Virgo, whose credit embrace Netflix’s 2022 hit Dahmer, Netflix’s The Get Down, the HBO basic The Wire, in addition to Billions, Empire, and many more.
The writers for Netflix’s The Madness aren’t identified in the mean time.
The Madness will probably be produced by Peter Chernin, the Chernin Entertainment manufacturing firm, and Clement Virgo.
Chernin Entertainment set a multi-year first-look cope with Netflix in April 2020 and has produced practically half a dozen launched tasks to this point with a lot extra on the way in which.
Here’s all the things else we learn about Netflix’s The Madness:
What’s the plot of The Madness?
The Madness has been in improvement for properly over a yr, and we’ve had two essential synopses for the sequence to this point.
The earliest logline we had for the sequence was “a political thriller with a Van Jones (CNN)-like character at the center. When he witnesses a murder, he becomes the target of a chase in order to keep some politician’s dark, racial-charged dealings under wraps.”
Since then, a extra refined (but comparable) challenge abstract has been launched:
“When a news anchor witnesses a murder, he becomes the target of a chase in order to keep some politician’s dark, racial-charged dealings under wraps.”
Who is forged in The Madness?
As of January 2023, no forged members for The Madness have been revealed but.
Filming is to begin quickly, so we hope to study extra within the coming weeks.
What’s the manufacturing standing of The Madness?
As of January 2023, Netflix’s The Madness is in pre-production in Toronto, Canada, and eyeing a March 13 filming begin.
Filming is to happen primarily in Canada and is deliberate to final till June 27, 2023.
Per the DGC, the sequence has been pre-production since January third, 2023.
How many episodes will probably be in The Madness?
The variety of episodes in Netflix’s The Madness is unknown, however we might anticipate someplace between 6 and eight as is the Netflix commonplace for restricted sequence. That mentioned, 10 is feasible as properly. In any case, we anticipate to know extra very quickly.
What’s the Netflix launch date for The Madness?
Netflix hasn’t set a launch date for The Madness, however contemplating its eyed Summer 2023 filming wrap, the restricted sequence needs to be on the platform someday in 2024.
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