Sundance Now, Acorn TV Score One Lane Bridge


The New Zealand drama series One Lane Bridge, repped by all3media international, is headed to Sundance Now in the U.S. and Canada and Acorn TV in the U.K. and Latin America.

The six-episode crime drama was created by Pip Hall and Philip Smith and stars Joel Tobeck, Michelle Langstone, Sara Wiseman, Alison Bruce and Dominic Ona-Ariki. It premieres on Sundance Now this September and will arrive on Acorn TV later in the year.

Shannon Cooper, VP of programming at Sundance Now, said, “With a stellar ensemble of top New Zealand talent, a picturesque setting and a gripping supernatural twist, One Lane Bridge is sure to become a new favorite for Sundance Now subscribers. Our friends at all3media continue to be excellent partners for finding excellent high-end drama.”

Don Klees, senior VP of programming at Acorn TV, added, “Acorn TV is excited to offer this gripping New Zealand thriller to our subscribers in the U.K. and Latin America and partner with all3media international on another first-rate drama series.”

Sally Habbershaw, EVP for the Americas at all3media international, added, “Shannon Cooper and Don Klees have a fabulous track record in curating hit shows for the Sundance Now’s and Acorn TV’s audiences and this genre crime thriller, with its atmospheric landscape and Maori cultural influence offers a distinct, suspenseful viewing opportunity to really draw viewers in across its six episodes. We know it will prove to be a gripping new addition to their lineups.”

The series is produced by Great Southern Television for TVNZ in association with all3media international.