Hijack is coming quickly to Apple TV+, and the streaming service has launched the primary photographs teasing the collection. Starring Idris Elba (Luther), who additionally government produced the collection, and Archie Panjabi (Departure), the seven-episode thriller will probably be advised in real-time because the viewers observe what occurs on a hijacked aircraft because it flies over London.
George Kay created the collection, which was ordered in April 2022. Apple TV+ revealed extra in regards to the collection in a press release.
“APPLE TV+ TODAY SHARED A FIRST LOOK AT “HIJACK,” A BRAND NEW SEVEN-PART THRILLER STARRING AND GOVERNMENT PRODUCED BY SAG AWARD WINNER AND EMMY AWARD NOMINEE IDRIS ELBA (“LUTHER”). “HIJACK” WILL MAKE ITS INTERNATIONAL DEBUT WITH THE PRIMARY TWO EPISODES ON WEDNESDAY, JUNE 28 ON APPLE TV+.
CREATED BY GEORGE KAY (“LUPIN,” “CRIMINAL”) AND JIM FIELD SMITH (“CRIMINAL,” “TRUTH SEEKERS”), WHO ADDITIONALLY WROTE AND LEAD DIRECTED THE COLLECTION RESPECTIVELY, THE COLLECTION ADDITIONALLY STARS EMMY AWARD AND NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER ARCHIE PANJABI (“THE GOOD WIFE,” “SNOWPIERCER,” “BLINDSPOT”).
TOLD IN ACTUAL TIME, “HIJACK” IS A TENSE THRILLER THAT FOLLOWS THE JOURNEY OF A HIJACKED AIRCRAFT BECAUSE IT MAKES ITS METHOD TO LONDON OVER A SEVEN-HOUR FLIGHT, AND AUTHORITIES ON THE BOTTOM SCRAMBLE FOR SOLUTIONS. ELBA WILL STAR AS SAM NELSON, AN COMPLETED NEGOTIATOR WITHIN THE ENTERPRISE WORLD WHO MUST STEP UP AND USE ALL HIS GUILE TO ATTEMPT TO SAVE THE LIVES OF THE PASSENGERS — HOWEVER, HIS HIGH-RISK TECHNIQUE MAY VERY WELL BE HIS UNDOING. PANJABI WILL PLAY THE POSITION OF ZAHRA GAHFOOR, A COUNTERTERRORISM OFFICER WHO’S ON THE BOTTOM WHEN THE AIRCRAFT IS HIJACKED AND TURNS INTO A PART OF THE INVESTIGATION. IN ADDITION TO ELBA AND PANJABI, THE COLLECTION STARS CHRISTINE ADAMS, MAX BEESLEY, EVE MYLES, NEIL MASKELL, JASPER BRITTON, HARRY MICHELL, AIMÉE KELLY, MOHAMED ELSANDEL AND BEN MILES.
“HIJACK” HAS BEEN PRODUCED BY 60FORTY FILMS, THE MANUFACTURING FIRM ARRANGE BY EMMY AWARD-WINNING GOVERNMENT PRODUCERS JAMIE LAURENSON AND HAKAN KOUSETTA (“SLOW HORSES,” “THE ESSEX SERPENT”) BENEATH ITS UNIQUE CONTENT MATERIAL COPE WITH APPLE TV+, ALONGSIDE KAY AND FIELD SMITH’S PERSONAL MANUFACTURING FIRM IDIOTLAMP PRODUCTIONS, AND LIKEWISE MARKS THE PRIMARY COLLECTION TO DEBUT FROM ELBA’S FIRST-LOOK COPE WITH APPLE TV+ AND HIS GREEN DOOR PICTURES.”
More photographs of Hijack are under.
What do you think? Are you planning to take a look at this new Apple TV+ thriller?