Full Trailer for New Cinemax Series HUNTED Starring Melissa George; Teaser for New Series BANSHEE Debuts
Published: August 17, 2012 - 9:23pm
Cinemax presents two new original series following up the success of Strike Back and joining The Transporter in the network's upcoming block.
From X-Files writer and producer Frank Spotnitz comes this eight-episode drama set in the world of international espionage. Golden Globe nominee Melissa George stars as an operative for an elite private intelligence firm who survives an attempt on her life that may have been orchestrated by members of her own team; when she returns to work, she doesn't know who to trust.
The series stars Melissa George (Alias), Adam Raymer (Hawthorne), Stephen Dillane (Game of Thrones, John Adams), Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje (Lost, Strike Back), Morven Christie (The Sinking of the Laconia), Lex Shrapnel (Captain America: The First Avenger), Uriel Emil (Criminal Justice), Patrick Malahide (Five Days, Billy Elliot), Stephen Campbell Moore (The Bank Job, History Boys) and Oscar Kennedy (Toast). SJ Clarkson directs the first two episodes; Frank Spotnitz, Alison Jackson, Jane Featherstone, Stephen Garrett, Christopher Aird executive produce. Hunted debuts this fall on Cinemax.
Banshee is an original drama series created by Jonathan Tropper and David Schickler and executive produced by Alan Ball (True Blood). Set in a small town in Pennsylvania Amish country and features an enigmatic ex-con/martial arts expert posing as a murdered sheriff who imposes his own brand of justice while also cooking up plans that serve his own interests. Banshee comes to Cinemax in January 2013.