WILDERNESS: FURTHER CASTING ANNOUNCED FOR AMAZON DRAMA

Prime Video has announced that Jenna Coleman and Oliver Jackson-Cohen will lead the cast in the upcoming Amazon Original drama series, Wilderness.



Prime Video has announced Ashley Benson (Her Smell, Pretty Little Liars) has joined the cast of Wilderness as Cara, alongside Eric Balfour (Six Feet Under) as Garth, Claire Rushbrook (Sherwood) as Caryl, Marsha Stephanie Blake (Orange is the New Black) as Det. Rawlins and Morgana Van Peebles (Superstition) as Ash.



Jonathan Keltz (Reign) also joins the cast as Det. Wiseman and Talia Balsam (Divorce) as Bonnie.


Based on B.E. Jones’ novel of the same name, Wilderness features British couple Liv (Coleman) and Will (Jackson-Cohen) who seem to have it all: a rock-solid marriage; a glamorous new life in New York thousands of miles from their provincial hometown; and still young enough to feel that their whole lives are ahead of them.



Until Liv learns about Will’s affair. Heartbreak is swiftly followed by another emotion: fury. Revenge is her only option, and when Will proposes a trip around America’s epic National Parks to give their relationship a fresh start, Liv knows just how to get it... Wilderness is a twisted love story, where a dream holiday and a supposedly “happily-ever-after” quickly turns into a living nightmare.


Additional casting includes; Crystal Balint (The Fall of the House of Usher) as Liana, Natalie Sharp (The Flash) as Marissa, Geoff Gustafson (A Christmas Proposal) as Zach and Jake Foy (Designated Survivor) as Anton.



The series is directed and executive produced by So Yong Kim (Lovesong) executive produced by Elizabeth Kilgarriff and Marnie Dickens and produced by Firebird Pictures.


Filming for the series is currently underway in United States and Canada with the series launching on Prime Video next year in over 240 countries and territories.