EXCLUSIVE: Danish actor Roland Møller will star alongside Richard Madden and Priyanka Chopra Jonas in Citadel, Anthony and Joe Russo’s next global thriller multi-series for Amazon Studios.
Epic Citadela co-production with Midnight Radio, is described as an action-packed spy series with a compelling emotional center.
Møller will play Laszlo Milla. A senior agent for Citadel’s rival intelligence agency, Manticore, Laszlo was incarcerated in a Citadel detention facility for years. About the time he spent brooding over the man responsible for his capture, Mason Kane. Now freed, Laszlo sets out to exact revenge on Mason and bring down Citadel once and for all.
Midnight Radio’s Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Jeff Pinkner and Scott Rosenberg serve as writers and executive producers. Patrick Moran, Mike Larocca, and Joe and Anthony Russo serve as executive producers. The Italian series will be co-produced with Amazon Studios and Cattleya (Gomorrah), which is part of ITV Studios, and the Indian series will be developed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK (The man of the family) and produced with Amazon Studios.
Møller will next be seen in the upcoming BBC Two miniseries North wateragainst Colin Farrell and Jack O’Connell. He won the Bodil Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for land of me, which premiered at TIFF 2015 and Sundance. Møller also won Best Supporting Actor for Northwest and received a nomination for his performance in Michael Noer’s prison film. R, as well as that of Tobias Lindholm A diversion. His other credits include Atomic blonde, skyscraper, the commuter and Butterflyamong others.