AMC Gives Series Order to LOW WINTER SUN

     December 14, 2012

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Hot on the heels of the news that AMC is resurrecting the previously-cancelled series The Killing for a third season comes word that the network has made a commitment to a new series for the upcoming season.  Per THR, AMC has ordered 10 hourlong episodes of the drama Low Winter Sun.  Based on the 2006 British miniseries of the same name, the series is described as “a contemporary story of murder, deception, revenge, and corruption in a world where the line between cops and criminals is blurred.”  Mark Strong, who also starred in the British miniseries, fronts the AMC show alongside Lennie James.  The show will be run by executive producer Chris Mundy.

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