All posts tagged 'The Serpent'

Tahar Rahim To Star In BBC One’s ‘The Serpent’, Netflix Boards As Co-Producer

The BBC has found their Charles Sobhraj. Tahar Rahim, who recently starred as FBI Special Agent Ali Soufan in Hulu's The Looming Tower, has signed on to play Sobhraj in the BBC One's eight episode limited series The Serpent. Netflix has also boarded as co-producer and will serves as the show's broadcaster outside of the UK.

BBC One Orders Sarah Lotz Adaptation ‘The Three’ & Charles Sobhraj Drama Series ‘The Serpent’

BBC One is adding two big-budget dramas to their slate. The BBC's flagship channel has given the greenlight to The Three, an adaptation of the trilogy of novels by Sarah Lotz; and The Serpent, which tells the true story of the capture of Charles Sobhraj - one of the most elusive criminals of the 20th century. Both series have received 8 episode orders.