Get your first look at Richard Madden in the new series of spy thrillers Citadel was released.
Prime Video sees Bodyguard plays the role of former elite agent Mason Kane, whose mind has been wiped after the destruction of his elite spy agency Citadel.
Occurs alongside Matrix ResurrectionPriyanka Chopra Jonas, The hunger Games“Stanley Tucci i CrownLesley Manville is on the show – and given the array of first-look photos, it promises to be a suspenseful thriller.
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The synopsis reads: “Eight years ago, the Citadel fell. An independent global spy agency – tasked with ensuring the safety of all people – has been destroyed by agents of Manticore, a powerful syndicate that manipulates the world from the shadows.
“With the fall of the Citadel, the memories of elite agents Mason Kane (Richard Madden) and Nadia Sinh (Priyanka Chopra Jonas) were erased as they narrowly escaped with their lives. Since then, they have remained hidden, building a new life under a new identity, unaware of their past.
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“Until one night, Mason is tracked down by his former Citadel colleague Bernard Orlick (Stanley Tucci), who desperately needs his help to stop Manticore from establishing a new world order.
“Mason searches for his former partner, Nadia, and the two spies embark on a mission around the world to stop Manticore while battling a relationship built on secrets, lies, and a dangerous but undying love.”
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Manville has been confirmed to play Dahlia Archer, the UK’s ambassador to the US, in the series.
Also starring Citadel If Death in ParadiseOsy Ikhile as Carter Spence NOS4A2Ashleigh Cummings as Abby Conroy SkyscraperRoland Møller as Anders Silje and Davik Silje and Midnight skyCaoilinn Springall as Hendrix Conroy.
The show is set to premiere on Prime Video on April 28 with two episodes and features the Marvel Russo brothers as producers and David Weil as showrunner.
Citadel Premieres on Prime Video on Friday, April 28.