TORONTO, ON – March 8, 2018 – Leading television producer marblemedia has launched a powerful teaser for a new scripted original psychological suspense drama series HELD, starring Alanna Bale (Cardinal, Good Witch) and Kristopher Turner (Falling Water, Saving Hope). The series is based on the novel by bestselling Canadian author Edeet Ravel, written by Alison Bingeman (Bad Blood, Cardinal, 19-2) and directed by Canadian icon and actress, Megan Follows.
Known for her star turns in The CW’s Reign and the 1980s Anne of Green Gables miniseries, Megan Follows delves deeper into directing with her work on HELD. The drama depicts the psychological breakdown of a kidnapped woman who succumbs to Stockholm Syndrome and falls in love with her captor.
The new HELD teaser, which launched March 1, 2018 at www.HeldTheSeries.com, gives viewers a sneak peek into a riveting story that chronicles the breakdown of an abducted woman, her life in captivity and the eventual reclamation of her power.
“We are so pleased to be working with Megan on this dramatic, stand-alone web series ,” says Matt Hornburg, Co-CEO, marblemedia. “As marble bolsters both its slate and reputation in dramatic primetime content, we are excited to launch the campaign to this powerful web series.”
The entire first season of the HELD web series is projected to go into production in fall 2018.
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marblemedia is a leading global entertainment company that develops, produces and distributes compelling TV and interactive and digital content for audiences of all ages, across media platforms. With newly launched divisions specializing digital and primetime scripted programming complementing its roster of successful kids and family properties, international distribution company Distribution360 and an in-house interactive studio, marblemedia is an expert in delivering winning content that meets the needs of an ever-changing media landscape.
Founded in 2001 by co-CEOs Mark Bishop and Matt Hornburg with a vision of creativity, partnership and innovation, the company has offices in Toronto and London, plus a 50-acre production facility located 90 minutes north of Toronto. Learn more at marblemedia.com.
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Associate Manager, ChizComm Ltd (on behalf of marblemedia)