Magazine article Screen International

Netflix Orders Scandi Thriller Series 'The Rain'

Magazine article Screen International

Netflix Orders Scandi Thriller Series 'The Rain'

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Netflix has ordered a first season of Scandinavian thriller The Rain from Miso Film.

Written by Borgen's Jannik Tai Mosholt, the series is the first Netflix original out of Scandinavia and it will premiere in all Netflix territories in 2018.

Ten years after a brutal virus has wiped out most of the population, it follows two siblings on a search for safety only guided by their father's notebook about the virus and the hazards of this new world. They join another group of young survivors, who quickly realise that the real danger comes from within.

Mosholt will be showrunning alongside producer Christian Potalivo, with the two creating the show alongside Esben ToftJacobsen.

"I'm interested in finding out what we humans will do if the day should come when civilization as we know it vanishes. …

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