Citadel of the russo brothersthe most ambitious series of Prime Video after The Rings of Power, he already has release date and new trailer. It will arrive on our screens on 28th of April.
With a budget that has ballooned to $235 million, Citadel it’s already the second most expensive series in history.
The russo brothersknown for their Avengers movies, the most expensive streaming movie ever, The Invisible Agent for Netflix, and great series like Arrested Development, have been working on this for two years. new franchise for Prime Videowhich intends to be extended with several local series shot in different countries.
Citadel, the second most expensive series in history
Citadel seems to be a mix of The Avengers and James Bond. Citadel is an independent global spy agency, tasked with ensuring everyone’s safety. It was destroyed by agents of Manticorea powerful syndicate that manipulates the world from the shadows.
During the fall of the Citadel, elite agents Mason Kane (Richard Madden) and Nadia Sinh (Priyanka Chopra Jonas) try to escape with their lives, but lose all their memories. Since then they have remained in hiding, building new lives with new identities, unaware of their past.
But one night, Mason is tracked down by his old Citadel colleague Bernard Orlick (Stanley Tucci), who desperately needs his help to stop Manticore from establishing a new world order.
mason and nadia it will be both spies embarking on a mission that takes them across the globe in an effort to stop Manticore, all while facing a relationship built on secrets, lies and a dangerous yet everlasting love.
This is how the synopsis of the series tells it, which promises action, adventure, mysteryand everything that is expected of a good spy series.
The First season of Citadel consists of 6 chapters. The first will arrive 28th of Apriland then one will be released every Friday.
The evil tongues say that filming has been a real hell. COVID, a rebellion of writers, two pilot episodes that divided the team, and the resignation of part of it, are just some of the obstacles that Citadel has had to overcome.
As we said in the introduction, this series is just the beginning of a very special franchise. The Russian Brothers they are producing several interconnected series that are being recorded locally by local teams and actors from each country.
The global plot will lead Mason and Nadia to look for the best spies in the world to rebuild Citadel, and these series will tell us the story behind each of these agents. Prime Video has already confirmed that at least two are already being filmed in Italy and india. Will we see any in Spain?
Citadelthe second most expensive series in history and the most ambitious premiere of Prime Video for 2023comes to our screens the 28th of April. The future of the ambitious franchise of the russo brothers.