The Third Day is coming soon to HBO, and the network has now revealed more about this limited event series, which stars Jude Law and Naomie Harris.
HBO revealed more about the plot of this series in a press release.
“Told over the first three episodes, “Summer” stars Jude Law (HBO’s The New Pope) as Sam, a man who is drawn to a mysterious Island off the British coast where he encounters a group of islanders set on preserving their traditions at any cost. “Summer” is written by Dennis Kelly and directed by Marc Munden.
“Winter” unfolds over the latter three episodes and stars Naomie Harris (Academy Award nominee for Moonlight) as Helen, a strong-willed outsider who comes to the island seeking answers, but whose arrival precipitates a fractious battle to decide its fate. “Winter” is written by Kit de Waal, Dean O’Loughlin and Dennis Kelly and directed by Philippa Lowthorpe.
Along with Jude Law and Naomie Harris, THE THIRD DAY also stars Katherine Waterston (Fantastic Beasts franchise), Emily Watson (Emmy(R) and Golden Globe nominee for HBO’s Chernobyl), and Paddy Considine (HBO’s The Outsider).
The Third Day to premieres on May 11.
What do you think? Will you watch this limited series?