The Feed (British TV series)
|Created by||Channing Powell|
|Based on||The Feed|
by Nick Clark Windo
|Written by||Channing Powell|
|Directed by||Colin Teague|
|Country of origin||UK|
|Production location(s)||Manchester, Liverpool, North Wales|
Ben WhiteheadLaura Morrod
|Original network||Virgin TV Ultra HD|
The Feed takes place in London in the near future and follows "the British family of Lawrence Hatfield, the man who invented an omnipresent technology called The Feed. Implanted into nearly everyone’s brain, The Feed enables people to share information, emotions and memories instantly. But when things start to go wrong and users become murderous, the family is driven apart as they struggle to control the monster they have unleashed."
Cast and characters
- Guy Burnet as Tom Hatfield
- Nina Toussaint-White as Kate Hatfield
- David Thewlis as Lawrence Hatfield
- Michelle Fairley as Meredith Hatfield
- Chris Reilly as Gil Tomine
- Claire-Hope Ashitey as Evelyn
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date|
|1||TBA||TBA||Channing Powell||16 September 2019|
On February 8, 2018, it was announced that British production companies Liberty Global and All3Media International, together with Amazon Prime Video (as international distributor) had come together to produce a television series adaptation of Nick Clark Windo's novel The Feed. The series is set to be written by Channing Powell who also executive produces alongside Susan Hogg and Stephen Lambert. Each of the directors are credited for two episodes. On May 3, 2018, it was clarified that Powell was credited with the series' creation and that the series order was for a first season consisting of ten episodes.
On May 3, 2018, it was announced that Guy Burnet, Nina Toussaint-White, David Thewlis, and Michelle Fairley had been cast as series regulars. Wesley George Foxley-Telford cast as Young Tom at 3 years of age
Principal photography for season one was expected to commence in May 2018 in the United Kingdom. “The Feed” filmed scenes in Shrewsbury, England, in December 2018. On January 11, 2019, filming took place at the Liverpool City Centre in Liverpool, England.
The Feed will stream on Amazon Prime Video in the United States, Canada, and Latin America, and across Liberty Global’s international platforms, including Virgin Media in the UK. All3Media International will distribute The Feed elsewhere worldwide, beyond the Amazon and Liberty Global platforms.
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