After nearly two decades without appearing on television, the british actress Kate Beckinsale has finally found a role that has convinced you to return to work on the small screen; although, yes, in collaboration with one of the new screens by the internet: Amazon Prime Video. So, the star of the film saga ‘Underwold‘will debut in the burgeoning world of the platforms ‘streaming‘with ‘The Widow’, series of intrigue and action of eight episodes that the audiovisual company of the giant of e-commerce for release next march 1 in more than 200 countries and territories.
Co-produced by Amazon together with the -conventional – private string british ITV‘The Widow’ (The widow’) has as its central character is Georgia (role played by Kate Beckinsale), a woman who, three years after her husband (australian actor Matthew Le Nevez) was given by death in a tragic plane crash in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, found a images of a newscast that may still be alive.
For this reason, he travels to the capital of the african country, Kinshasa and, with the help of the ancient and enigmatic partner of her husband (played by Alex Kingston), and a congolese journalist whose wife was also a victim of the accident (Jacky Ido), starts to search for him.
Along his search for the unstable african country, the woman will know a child soldier (Shalon Nyandiko), a general upset (Babs Olusanmokun) and a mysterious white man (Bart Fouche).
‘The Widow’ is created and directed by brothers Harry and Jack Williams (‘The Missing’, ‘Fleabag‘), who also serve as executive producers.