Folllowing a dark and gritty teaser all the way back in February, FX has revealed a new promo for the upcoming eight-episode BBC One and FX event series “Taboo”.
Acclaimed British actor Tom Hardy is re-teaming with his “Locke” and “Peaky Blinders” collaborator Steven Knight on the show about an adventurer who returns to Britain from Africa, along with fourteen stolen diamonds, to seek vengeance against the East India Trading company who had a hand in the death of his father. Jonathan Pryce, Michael Kelly, Oona Chaplin and David Hayman co-star.
Hardy and his father Chips Hardy came up with the story while Hardy, Knight and Ridley Scott amongst others serve as executive producers. The series is currently targeting an early 2017 premiere.