Nine picks up Coroner
Canadian drama stars Serinda Swan as a newly appointed coroner who investigates suspicious, unnatural and sudden deaths in Toronto.
Nine recently acquired three seasons of Canadian crime drama Coroner, inspired by the Jenny Cooper book series by author MR Hall.
The series starring has previously aired in Australia on the Universal channel.
It centres around a newly appointed coroner, played by Serinda Swan, who investigates suspicious, unnatural and sudden deaths in Toronto.
James Durie (!), head of scripted at Cineflix Rights, said: “With these latest international sales, Coroner continues to demonstrate its enduring global appeal. We are thrilled to add season four to our growing scripted slate, especially since we already have a lot of interest from buyers whose viewers are keen to continue following the stories of such well-written characters.”
It is yet to be scheduled by Nine and it isn’t clear if it is for a multichannel or a late night slot.