Sky today releases the first-look teaser of the highly-anticipated second series of Devils, the high-stakes Sky Original financial thriller starring Alessandro Borghi and Patrick Dempsey set to debut in Spring on Sky Atlantic and streaming service NOW.
Devils is a thrilling story of power set in the world of global finance, airing in all Sky territories .
The protagonists of the bestseller The Devils by Guido Maria Brera (published by Rizzoli) are back for an eight-part second series which, through fragments of reality interwoven with fictional characters, continues the story of the silent yet devastating financial war that has been affecting the Western world over the last decade. An underground war, fought with the most powerful of weapons: money.
Alongside the two leads - Alessandro Borghi as Massimo Ruggero, who at the end of the first series was appointed CEO of the New York-London Investment Bank, and Patrick Dempsey as Dominic Morgan, one of the most influential figures in the world of international finance - the returning cast also includes Malachi Kirby, Pia Mechler, and Paul Chowdhry who reprise their roles as Pirates, Ruggero’s loyal team of traders. Lars Mikkelsen also returns as Daniel Duval, founder of Subterranea.
Series 2 will see the regular cast joined by Li Jun Li (Damages, Minority Report, Wu Assassins) who plays Wu Zhi, the new Head of Trading of NYL, Joel de la Fuente (Law & Order, The Man in the High Castle) as Cheng Liwei, a new member of the Board and Clara Rosager (The Rain, Il concorso) as Nadya Wojcik, Dominic’s brilliant new protégé.
The new series is directed by Nick Hurran (Sherlock, Doctor Who, Fortitude, Altered Carbon) and Jan Maria Michelini (I Medici, DOC- Nelle tue mani). Writers include Frank Spotnitz (Leonardo, Medici, The X-Files, The Man in the High Castle), James Dormer(Strike Back, Medici), Caroline Henry (Doctor Who, The Bill) and Naomi Gibney.