AMC, BBC go back to le Carré well
AMC, BBC One and the Ink Factory have announced their followup project to the critically acclaimed, Emmy-winning The Night Manager.
It’s based on another John le Carré novel, The Little Drummer Girl.
The six-part miniseries will be directed by Park Chan-wook ( Old Boy, The Handmaiden), making his TV debut.
English actress Florence Pugh ( Lady Macbeth) will star.
Set in the late 1970s, The Little Drummer Girl is an international espionage story set against the background of rising tensions in the Middle East.
Pugh will play actress and double agent Charlie.
Production will begin in January. Debra Yeo