Jamie Dornan and Danielle Macdonald are heading to Ireland for the second season of ) Horror Series Tourist .
Season 1, broadcast on
BBC in January , became the UK’s most-watched TV series of the year and won three Golden Fairy Awards at the Monte-Carlo Television Festival.
The new six-part thriller, produced by the BBC in association with Stan and ZDF, was created and written by Jack and Harry Williams and produced by the award-winning Two Brothers Pictures (Baptiste, The Missing, Fleabag
) and All3Media International. Filming is set to begin this spring.
A year after their adventure in the Australian outback, the new series will follow Dornan (Belfast , The Fall
, Barb and Star Go to Vista Del Mar), and Executive Producer, Macdonald (Unbelievable, Dumplin ‘, Patti Cake$), they are traveling to Ireland together.
After a car accident leaves him with severe amnesia, they decide it’s finally time for Elliott to get back to his roots and they find themselves dragged into his A past life in a whirlwind of danger. Elliott battles his own demons, while Helen is forced to hunt down pieces of a greater mystery; forcing them to face enemies old and new.
“The Tourist is unlike anything we’ve written before, we’ We are so grateful for the incredible response to the first season,” said the Williams brothers. “It’s been an exciting journey re-entering that world with beloved eccentric characters and seeing where we can take them next while continuing to deliver a drama that is unique in its tone and offbeat.”
International sales for the second season of The Tourist will be handled by All3Media international, which owns Two Brothers Pictures.