Alexander Skarsgard to star in ‘The Little Drummer Girl’
Los Angeles, Nov 23 : Actor Alexander Skarsgard joined the cast of the drama series “The Little Drummer Girl”.
The six-part series is based on the spy novel by the same name author John le Carre, and the actor Florence Pugh is already on board to play one of the main characters, reported Deadline.
Pugh plays the role of the young actress Charlie who finds herself with a foreigner on holiday in Greece in the 1970s. She finds herself involved in a high-level plot with the man named Becker (Skarsgard), who turns out to be a Israeli intelligence officer.
The project will be developed by The Ink Factory, BBC One and AMC, who also developed the series “The Night Manager”, based on another novel by Carre.
Park Chan-Wook will lead the series with Amanda Coe writing the screenplay.
The filming of the project is expected to begin next year.