Gyllenhaal is not only staring but executive producing as well. Denis Villeneuve is directing.
According to Variety HBO signed off earlier today on the limited series. The series is based on a novel written by Joe Nesbo. The two share a title.
Many describe the story as a “tale of vengeance set amid Oslo’s brutal hierarchy of corruption”. Lenore Zion is on board to serve as writer.
According to sources at Variety Gyllenhaal and Villeneuve “originally intended to make it as a film”.
There has been no other critical information released about the project. We will be sure to keep you posted as information on this project drops.