Alex Godman (James Norton), the English-raised son of Russian exiles with a mafia history – has spent his life trying to escape the shadow of that criminal past, building his own legitimate business and forging a life with his girlfriend Rebecca (Juliet Rylance) but when his family’s past murderously returns to threaten them, Alex is forced to confront his values to protect those he loves.
McMafia is a new eight part fast-paced global thriller set to premiere next year.
An epic drama series set in the international world of organized crime, McMafia is a new co-production from AMC and BBC North America Worldwide with BBC and Cuba Pictures.
The series follows Alex Godman, the English-raised son of Russian exiles with a mafia history, who has spent his life trying to escape the shadow of that criminal past – but finds himself drawn into criminal world when his family is threatened.
The series stars James Norton (Happy Valley, War & Peace) as Godman. Co-stars include David Strathairn, Juliet Rylance, Aleksey Serebryakov, Maria Shuksina and Faye Marsay.
A Premiere date is to be determined. Read on for more details.