Sundance has released the first trailer for Now Ten percentUK remake of the hit French comedy Call my agent! What looks to be a fairly loyal and quite fun adaptation. Sundance Now and AMC + will premiere the first two episodes in the United States on April 29, with the remainder of the following season weekly. Amazon has UK rights and is due to launch this spring.
From W1AOf John Morton, Braun Studios and Headline Pictures, Ten percent Nightingale follows Hart’s small London talent agency as it struggles to adapt to an ever-changing industry.
After the tragedy struck the company, the personal and professional lives of agents and assistants fell into disarray. But their celebrity clients need constant help, from marital problems to excessive commitment to long-term performance to intimidation on stage. As agents deal with the endless demands of their work, they will see to it that they deal with more off-screen drama than they expect.
The series stars Jack Davenport, Lydia Leonard, Maggie Stead, Prasanna Puwanrajah, Hiftu Kasem, Fola Evans-Akingbola, Rebecca Humphreys, Harry Trevaldwin, Tim McInerney and Natasha Little.
Among the star-studded cameos teased in the trailer and further committed to the upcoming series are Helena Bonham Carter, Dominic West, David Wello, Kelly MacDonald, Olivia Williams, Phoebe Dinever, Jessica Wellow, Emma Corinne, Himesh Patel, and Himesh Patel.
An Amazon premiere date for the UK has not yet been confirmed. In the United States, after the initial broadcast of the first two episodes, BBC America will broadcast an Encor of the first episode on May 1, and will continue to drop new episodes weekly thereafter.