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“Marseille’ stages a fight around revenge, animated by drug lords, politicians, unions and the political players of the city,” it added.
“It will be a lot more Shakespearian [than the original House of Cards] because a lot of family vendettas will play into the intrigue,” producer Pascal Breton told Le Figaro daily. “There will be drama, tragedy, some explosions, but this is not an action movie.”
Netflix will launch in France next week on September 15, but breaking into the French market has been controversial as the country is protective of its film and television industries. Media commentators are saying that this series will help their relationship with the French. But also I feel that Marseille has all the ingredients for a great series and will be an absolute gift to the cinematographers.
I wonder if the shooting will have the same impact as ‘Breaking Bad’ had on Alberquerque? This series gave so much business to local hotels, restaurants, shops and even locals as extras – and post-show has given life to all sorts of guided tours around the locations. Next year will tell…
Netflix will begin shooting ‘Marseille’ in the spring of 2015 and will be shown later that year.