Cold Call is coming to SundanceNow later this month. The UK thriller series stars Sally Lindsay as a woman who sees her life turned upside down after falling victim to a cold call scam. Others in the cast include Daniel Ryan, Paul Higgins, Taj Atwal, Elizabeth Counsell, Samantha Power, and Katie Redford.
AMC revealed more about the British drama in a press release.
“AMC Networks’ streaming service Sundance Now features the U.S. and Canadian premiere of the new gripping psychological thriller COLD CALL on Thursday, November 19, 2020. Starring Sally Lindsay (Coronation Street, Mount Pleasant) as a single mother whose world gets turned upside-down when she gets caught in a cold call scam, the four-part British drama is Channel 5’s first original drama in four years and their highest rated series of 2019.
Cold Call will be available to stream on Sundance Now, including the Sundance Now offering within the AMC+ bundle. Sundance Now is AMC Networks’ premiere streaming service for engrossing true crime, heart-stopping dramas and fiercely intelligent thrillers from around the world.
A dark thriller set in Manchester, Cold Call follows the story of a single mother caught up in a fraudulent cold call scam that threatens to unravel her life. Following the death of her elderly mother and fueled by a bubbling rage, June attempts to hunt down those responsible to seek her revenge. Each episode explores just how far a normal woman can be stretched when a very real threat to her – and her family’s – lives presents itself.
Also starring Daniel Ryan (Mount Pleasant, Black Sea), Paul Higgins (Victoria & Abdul, Line of Duty), Taj Atwal (Pitching In, Line of Duty), Elizabeth Counsell (Doctors, Born to Kill), Samantha Power (Ackley Bridge, Wolfblood Secrets) and Katie Redford (Still Open All Hours, Mount Pleasant).”
What do you think? Do you plan to check out Cold Call on Sundance Now later this month?