FOX Crime Drama “Murder in a Small Town”

Murder in a Small Town, based on L.R. Wright’s “Karl Alberg” series, stars Rossif Sutherland and Kristin Kreuk. Bringing the detective to life, the show will be produced in British Columbia.

“Acclaimed Mystery Series Adaptation starring Rossif Sutherland and Kristin Kreuk”

Based on the nine-book “Karl Alberg” series by acclaimed novelist L.R. Wright, the upcoming television show Murder in a Small Town will be produced in British Columbia. Rossif Sutherland of Reign and The Handmaid’s Tale and Kristin Kreuk of Smallville and Beauty & the Beast will play the lead roles. The executive producer Milan Cheylov, known for 24 and The Cleaning Lady, will also direct multiple episodes of the series.

The show follows Karl Alberg, played by Sutherland, who moves to a quiet coastal town to recover from his experiences as a city detective. Despite the peaceful setting, Alberg finds that the town harbors many secrets and must rely on his detective skills to solve the murders that continue to occur in the seemingly idyllic town. Kreuk plays Cassandra, a local librarian who becomes Alberg’s muse, foil, and romantic interest.

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The President of Scripted Programming at FOX Entertainment, Michael Thorn, highlighted the show as an example of the company’s strategy to commission impactful global content in collaboration with proven creative partners. Wachtel also expressed excitement about working with FOX on this project. Likewise, Co-CEOs/Producers of Sepia Films, Tina Pehme and Kim Roberts, are enthusiastic about bringing Karl Alberg mystery novels to the screen through their collaboration with FOX Entertainment and Future Shack.

Rossif Sutherland, who was recently seen in the romantic action caper Bad Romance: The Vicky White Story, has also recently finished shooting the feature film Shadowless Horse and season two of the series Plan B for Apple+. Kristin Kreuk, with her extensive acting career, will star in the upcoming series Reacher for Amazon.

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