Emmy-Award-Winning Netflix Suspense Thriller ‘Eric’ To Be Directed By Benedict Cumberbatch: Find Out Details
Netflix teams up with Emmy-winning playwright Abi Morgan for thriller thriller Eric.
Esteemed playwright Abi Morgan, known for his Time and Shame, The Iron Lady, BBC/Sundance Televisions The split, is developing a series of thrillers Eric with Netflix UK.
According to What is NetflixThe film is set in the 1980s, about a little boy named Edgar who goes missing in Manhattan, New York, his grief-stricken father “finds solace in his friendship with Eric, the monster that lives under Edgar’s bed.
The line of conduct is further as follows: “In the context of the AIDS epidemic of the 1980s, Detective Ledroit, charged with uncovering internal corruption within the NYPD, finds himself embroiled in the search for Edgar, while by privately accepting his own secrets.”
Benedict Cumberbatch has been confirmed as the lead, who will play Vincent Sullivan. The second confirmed is Donald Sage Mackay as Jerry.
The series will be shot in Budapest, Hungary and New York, USA. Filming will wrap in May 2023 and is slated for release in early 2024.