A new thriller is coming to SundanceTV this fall. Recently, the network announced their upcoming TV show Liar will debut in September.
From Harry and Jack Williams, the psychological drama “introduces Laura Nielson (Joanne Froggatt) a bright and dedicated teacher, and Andrew Earlham (Ioan Gruffudd), a renowned surgeon whose son is a student at Laura’s school. After a seemingly innocent date, a series of volatile accusations capsize their lives. Secrets and lies slowly unravel in a tense and gripping series where everyone is lying in some way until the truth ultimately reveals itself.”
Liar debuts on SundanceTV on September 27th at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
Read more details below:
LOS ANGELES, CA – July 29, 2017 – SundanceTV announced today the taut psychological thriller “Liar” will premiere Wednesday, September 27th at 10p/9c. The six-part series, which was created, written and executive produced by BAFTA and Golden Globe(R) nominated producers and screenwriters Harry and Jack Williams’ of Two Brothers Pictures (“The Missing ,” “Fleabag”) and co-produced with ITV and All3 Media, stars Golden Globe winner Joanne Froggatt (“Downton Abbey”) and BAFTA’s Sian Phillips Award recipient Ioan Gruffudd (Fantastic Four).
“Liar” introduces Laura Nielson (Joanne Froggatt) a bright and dedicated teacher, and Andrew Earlham (Ioan Gruffudd), a renowned surgeon whose son is a student at Laura’s school. After a seemingly innocent date, a series of volatile accusations capsize their lives. Secrets and lies slowly unravel in a tense and gripping series where everyone is lying in some way until the truth ultimately reveals itself.
“SundanceTV’s gripping, suspenseful thriller, filled with betrayals and deceptions, makes the truth a key character in the story,” said Jan Diedrichsen, General Manager, SundanceTV and Sundance Now. “Deftly written by Harry and Jack Williams, and superbly acted by a cast led by Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd, ‘Liar’ is provocative and entertaining, and will keep viewers on the edge of their seats.”
Directors include executive producer James Strong (“Broadchurch,” “The Great Train Robbery,” “11-22-63”) and Sam Donovan (“Humans,” “The Living and the Dead,” “Utopia”). Eliza Mellor (“The Living and the Dead,” “Poldark,” “Death Comes to Pemberley”) produces the series. Filming took place in London and Kent, UK.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of psychological thrillers? Will you check out Liar?
Looking forward to Sept. 27th and the beginning of “Liar”. Love Ioan Gruffudd and have missed him on TV since “Forever” ended. Also missed Joanne in Downton Abbey. Wishing them much success.
Really looking forward to watching Liar, seems like it will be a gripping drama with lots of twists and turns. And what an amazing cast, I’ve been a fan of Ioan Gruffudd since his Hornblower days and Joanne Froggatt was superb in Dark Angel recently.
Really looking forward to seeing Ioan in this. He’s not only a stellar talent as seen in Forever TV series, but also Amazing Grace and Solomon and Gaenor movies, he’s gorgeous. Welcome back, Ioan!
Really looking forward to this. The synopsis is intriguing and sounds like viewers will be left guessing until the end. I’ve enjoyed Ioan’s work for years and I’ve no doubt that this will be a huge success!
Ioan is one of my most favorite actor! I’m glad I’m going to watch him again soon! He was awesome on Forever, Ringer, King Arthur just to name a few…
Hooray Ioan is back!!! I can’t wait to see both Ioan and Jo in this! It sounds amazing and with such a great cast I know it won’t disappoint!
Ioan did a nice job in “Forever”, so yeah, I’m in.
I enjoy this genre and I’m excited to see Ioan Gruffudd. I loved his work in H. Hornblower and Forever (just to name a couple). September 27 can’t come soon enough,
Ioan Gruffudd is one of my favorite Actors. I am Looking forward to see him in Liars.
It sounds really Great and intense.
Ioan Gruffudd is one of my facvorite actors, and from what I havwe read and been told, this role is AMAZING for him! Anxious to see it and anxious to see the response to it!
Can’t wait for Liar! So excited to see Ioan in something new! It sounds so exciting. ❤️❤️