Guy Pearce To Lead Netflix’s “The Innocents”

Guy Pearce has scored a key role in Netflix‘s eight-episode British supernatural teen series “The Innocents” from creators Hania Elkington (“The North London Book of the Dead”) and Simon Duric (“Black Mirror”).

The story follows teenagers Harry (Percelle Ascott) and June (Sorcha Groundsell) who run away from their repressive family lives to be together. They’re quickly thrown into an extraordinary journey of self-discovery that derails their innocent dream as the extraordinary gift they possess unleashes powerful forces intent on dividing them forever.

Pearce will play a character named Halvorson. Charlie Pattinson, Elaine Pyke, Willow Grylls and Farren Blackburn serve as executive producers while Jamie Donaghue and Blackburn will direct. Filming will take place in Norway and the United Kingdom.

Source: The Live Feed