Idris Elba starts filming Hijack in the UK for Apple TV+
Filming begins today, 9 May, on Hijack, a new thriller starring Idris Elba for Apple TV+.
Elba, who also executive produces, stars as Sam Nelson, an accomplished negotiator who has to call on his skills to save the lives of passengers on a London-bound hijacked plane.
Jim Field Smith directs from scripts by Criminal and Lupin creator George Kay.
Field Smith and Kay also executive produce along with Hakan Kousetta and Jamie Laurenson – founders of 60Forty - and Kris Thykier, whose Archery Pictures is working in association with Green Door as part of a multi-year project where they will work together on select film and TV projects.
Photo by Steffan Hill/BBC 2015 - © Copyright: BBC 2015.
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