Landscapers Teaser: Olivia Colman Leads HBO’s True Crime Miniseries

HBO has revealed the official Landscapers teaser trailer for their newest true-crime drama, based on the real-life murder of Patricia and William Wycherley, who were killed by their daughter and her husband. The video highlights the love story between Susan and Christopher Edwards, whose normal life completely changes when two dead bodies are discovered in the back garden of a house in Nottingham.

Starring Oscar winner Olivia Colman, and Emmy nominee David Thewlis, the four-part limited series is scheduled to make its debut on Monday, December 6. The three subsequent episodes will debut each Monday at the same time.

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Landscapers is created and written by Colman’s husband Ed Sinclair, who will also serve as an executive producer alongside Colman through their South of the River Pictures. It is based on extensive research, hours of interviews and direct access to the accused, who have always protested their innocence of murder.

“Inspired by real events, the series tells a unique love story involving Chris and Susan Edwards, a seemingly ordinary British couple who become the focus of an extraordinary investigation when two dead bodies are discovered in the back garden of a house in Nottingham,” reads the synopsis.

The series will also star Kate O’ Flynn (Bridget Jones’s Baby), Dipo Ola (We Hunt Together), Samuel Anderson (The History Boys), David Hayman (The Boy in the Striped Pajamas), Felicity Montagu (I’m Alan Partridge), and Daniel Rigby (Eric and Ernie, Flowers).

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Landscapers is a production by Sister, South of River Pictures, HBO and Sky Studios. It is executive produced by Will Sharpe and Jane Featherstone & Chris Fry for SISTER, with Sharpe also serving as the director. It is produced by Katie Carpenter.

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