Program Overview

24 x 60 min (3 seasons)


Buccaneer Media


Netflix and ITV (UK)

International Sales

Marcella is a dark and complex crime thriller from internationally renowned screenwriter and novelist Hans Rosenfeldt (The Bridge). The series stars Anna Friel who garnered an International Emmy┬« Award for Best Performance by an Actress for her riveting portrayal of Detective Marcella Backland. Set in contemporary London, Marcella centres on the psychological struggles of a Metropolitan police officer at a crisis point in her personal life. Co-created with Nicola Larder (The Tunnel), the series is told in Rosenfeldt’s unflinchingly clear Nordic noir style and is his first series created for an English-speaking audience.