Apr 27, 2023

Netflix Announces 6 Billion In UK Spend on Heels of Keira Knightley Starrer ‘Blink’

Netflix has greenlit a Keira Knightley-starring thriller, the latest series from The Crown producer Left Bank as well as a Bank of Dave sequel.

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The new series starring Keira Knightley was unveiled at a showcase in London, the streamer introduced Black Doves from Chernobyl producer sister, which is written by Joe Barton and counts Knightley as EP. The show stars Keira Knightley as Helen, who embarks on a passionate affair with a man who has no idea what her secret identity is. Caught in the crosshairs when her lover falls victim to the dangerous and shadowy London underworld, Helen’s employer’s call in Sam to protect her.

Netflix also used its London showcase to tease upcoming shows including its David Beckham and Robbie Williams docs, Black Mirror, Heartstopper and Queen Charlotte. The streamer revealed it will have spent nearly $6B in the UK across four years by the end of 2023.