MIPCOM: 'Little Drummer Girl' Miniseries Sells Across Europe, Australia

Courtesy of Endeavor Content
'The Little Drummer Girl'

BBC and AMC co-produced the John le Carre adaptation, which stars Florence Pugh, Alexander Skarsgard and Michael Shannon.

Endeavor Content has signed a raft of international deals for the spy thriller The Little Drummer Girl, the upcoming BBC/AMC adaptation starring Florence Pugh, Alexander Skarsgard and Michael Shannon.

The miniseries, based on the best-selling novel of the same name by John le Carre, has sold to Canal+ for France, Moviestar+ for Spain, TV4 for Scandinavia and Starzplaz for Germany, Italy and second window rights for the U.K. Ireland and Benelux. Other deals include BBC First for Australia, TVNZ for New Zealand and Hot for Israel.

The Ink Factory, producers of the Golden Globe-winning The Night Manager, financed and produced the six-part miniseries in partnership with 127 Wall alongside the BBC and AMC. Endeavor is handling international sales.

Set in the 1970s, The Little Drummer Girl plays out against the backdrop of the Middle East crisis. Park Chan-wook (Oldboy, The Handmaiden) directed the series in his television debut.