David Duchovny, Jack Whitehall and Game of Thrones star Carice van Houten are set to star in a psychological thriller for Amazon Prime Video.
The trio are leading Malice, which is being produced by Clarkson’s Farm producer Expectation and Tailspin Films. James Wood (The Great) is the writer and executive producer.
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The show is understood to be following a young man, played by British comic and Bad Education star Whitehall, who tries to infiltrate the world of a wealthy family. X-Files star Duchovny and van Houten, who played Melisandre in Game of Thrones, will play the heads of the family.
Duchovny, best known for playing Mulder in The X-Files, most recently appeared in Hulu’s History of the World, Part II and Meg Ryan romcom What Happens Later. Whitehall is starring in American romcom Silent Retreat and recently helmed a return of the BBC’s Bad Education. Van Houten is well known for her Game of Thrones turn but also featured in Black Book and Apple TV+’s Dangerous Liaisons.
Last week, Deadline revealed some of Prime Video’s teams in Europe are restructuring and being given more investment, while there are layoffs in Africa and the Middle East & North Africa to come. Wood is represented by UTA, 3 Arts, and Curtis Brown.
Variety was first with the Malice news.
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