Sky Atlantic and Amazon US have joined forces for the first time to co-produce a epic new historical drama series, Britannia. Written by the multi-award-winning Jez Butterworth (Spectre) in collaboration with Tom Butterworth and Richard McBrien, the series is set in 43 A. D. and charting the Roman invasion of what would become Great Britain.
Nikolaj Lie Kaas stars along side Kelly Reilly, David Morrissey, Zoë Wanamaker, Liana Cornell and Stanley Weber. Britannia is a co-production with Vertigo Films in association with Neal Street Productions. The ten-part drama series is set to premiere in January 2018.