Ahead of TEN’s Upfronts Event in Sydney tonight, DeciderTV can confirm the 3 new US drama titles which will be available at launch when TEN All Access launches in Australia soon.
The 3 drama titles Tell Me a Story, One Dollar, and Strange Angel have been produced by CBS All Access in the US and will be made available exclusively available on the streaming platform when it launches in Australia soon under the TEN All Access brand.
Tell Me a Story is a psychological thriller where the world's most beloved fairy tales are re-imagined as dark and twisted psychological thrillers set-in modern-day New York City, the first season interweaves "The Three Little Pigs," "Little Red Riding Hood," and "Jack and the Beanstalk" into an epic and subversive tale of love, loss, greed, revenge, and murder. The series premieres in the US today (October 31).
One Dollar is a mystery set in a small rust belt town in post-recession America, where a one-dollar bill changing hands connects a group of characters involved in a shocking multiple murder. The path of the one-dollar bill and point of view in each episode paints a picture of a modern American town with deep class and cultural divides that spill into the open as the town's secrets get revealed. The series launched in the US on CBS All Access last month.
Strange Angel tells the story of Jack Parsons, a brilliant and ambitious blue-collar worker of 1930s Los Angeles, who started as a janitor at a chemical factory but had fantastical dreams that led him to birth the unknown discipline of American rocketry. Along the way, he fell into a mysterious world that included sex magic rituals at night, ultimately becoming a disciple of infamous occultist Aleister Crowley. Parsons used Crowley's teachings of self-actualization to support his unimaginable and unprecedented endeavor to the stars. The series premiered on CBS All Access in the US in June of this year to mixed reviews.
Full details on TEN All Access including a launch date, and pricing are expected to be confirmed by TEN this evening. Its also hoped the network will confirm the future of its existing streaming service Tenplay which is likely to be shutdown so the network can focus on the new platform.