The Couple Next Door Expands Reach


Beta Film’s drama series The Couple Next Door has been sold to Movistar Plus+ in Spain and throughout the Nordics.

Public broadcasters NRK for Norway, YLE for Finland, SVT for Sweden, DR for Denmark and RÚV for Iceland snagged the title, which explores the claustrophobia of suburbia and the fallout of chasing one’s darkest desires.

Beta Film is to present its first exclusive trailer in Cannes.

Loosely adapted from the Dutch series The Neighbors, The Couple Next Door will be available on Channel 4 in the U.K. and on STARZ in the U.S. and Canada, as well as on LIONSGATE+ in Latin America, including Brazil. The six-hour drama is produced by Eagle Eye in association with Happy Duck Films and Beta Film for Channel 4, STARZ and LIONSGATE+. Beta Film is international partner of the series and handles world sales.