AMC has set a March 26th two-hour premiere date and unveiled the first photos and trailer from their upcoming ten-episode period thriller series “The Terror”.
Based on a novel by Dan Simmons and inspired by a true story, “The Terror” centers on the Sir John Franklin expedition to discover the Northwest Passage. Frozen, isolated and stuck at the end of the earth, the story explores what happens when a group of men struggle not only with the elements, but with each other.
The series stars Ciaran Hinds as Sir John Franklin, Jared Harris as Captain Francis Crozier and Tobias Menzies as Captain James Fitzjames along with Paul Ready, Adam Nagaitis, Nive Nielsen, Ian Hart and Trystan Gravelle. Ridley Scott, David Kajganich and Soo Hugh executive produce.