Apple TV+ has launched its next big project, as the streaming service announced that it has been given the green light the last frontier, an upcoming 10-part drama series. The show will be the star Jason Clarke, he also serves as an executive producer.
According to the Apple TV+ synopsis, Clarke will play U.S. Marshal Frank Remnick, a lone ranger in charge of the quiet and rugged barrens of Alaska, whose jurisdiction is turned upside down when a prison transport plane crashes in the distance, according to the Apple TV+ synopsis. desert, freeing dozens of violent prisoners. Tasked with protecting the city he promised to keep safe, he begins to suspect that the crash is not a coincidence, but the first step in an elaborate plan with international political ramifications. Other plot details remain under wraps, and additional cast members have yet to be announced.
The last frontier created by the hotshot duo of John Bokenkamp and Richard D’Ovidio. Bokenkamp is best known as the creator of the NBC crime thriller Black list. D’Ovidio has garnered much attention for writing the screenplay for the 2013 film A call played a role Abigail Breslin, A project Bokenkamp also helped co-write. The last frontier is produced by Apple Studios Sam Hargrave on board to control the pilot. Hargrave will also serve as an executive producer alongside Bokenkamp, D’Ovidio and Clark. No additional directors have been announced for the remaining episodes.
Clarke, 53, is an Australian actor who has made a name for himself in different genres. He is probably best known for his role Kathryn Bigelow thriller movie Zero Dark Thirty, where he played a CIA spy working for surveillance Osama bin Laden. Clarke is also known for her many action roles, including lead roles The White House Down Under, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Terminator Genisys. has also broadened his dramatic chops for roles in films such as Chappaquiddick and first man critically acclaimed Neil Armstrong biography from the director Damien Chazelle. Clarke will be seen in an undisclosed role in the next film Christopher Nolan the highly anticipated drama Oppenheimer, about the origins of the atomic bomb.
The last frontier This is the latest in a long list of projects in the pipeline for Apple Studios. Exit them popular comedy drama Shrinking played a role Harrison Ford and jason segal, Apple is eager to see the premiere of the crime drama fire city, Based on the 2015 novel of the same name. The studio is also working on it a gritty war drama Masters of the Air, A story about World War II Austin Butler from executive producers Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks. Another book-to-screen adaptation, Chemistry lessons played a role Brie Larson, comedy High desert played a role Patricia Arquette, and period comedy Mrs. American Pie played a role Kristen Wiig, Laura Dern, and Allison Janney Among other exhibits in Apple’s docket.
There is no output window for The last frontier was announced. Collider’s interview with Jason Clarke can be seen below: