John Strickland, Line of Duty’s Director, has another series coming up soon on Amazon called The Rig, a tale that follows the lives of the Kinloch Bravo Oil Rig crews. The station is hazardous; the abandoned Scottish seas are strategically near the Northern Sea’s dangerous waters. Waking up on the island is a blessing not to be taken for granted, and the crew keeps counting the days when they set on a journey back home, meeting the families they have longed to see alive. However, the morning, when they set to go back home, is when the nightmare begins. Suddenly, there is a mysterious fog, and the team is cut off from any connection they have of the natural world, leaving them to fend for themselves. This is where some of them wished they had died before the day arrived.
The Rig Season 1 Release Date: When will The Rig be telecasted?
AMC has yet to give us a specific date for when the series premiere; however, the information already out confirms that all six episodes will be launched worldwide in 2022. The good news is that the series is in its filming stages, and just before filming wraps up, we will have had a specific date of the series’ debut. Casting information has already been announced, and if you’re familiar with the filming industry, this indicates that the series might be out before the year ends, only if everything goes as planned.
The Rig Season 1 Cast: Who will appear?
The series feature notable casts that you will most probably identify as they are familiar faces that you have seen in your favorite plays. It reunites two stars from the line of duty series; Martin Compson, who plays Fulmer Hamilton, the communications officer, and Rochenda Sandall (Criminal: UK) as CaBraith Waite, the medic Casting alongside the Line of Duty’s star is Emily Hampshire (Chaipelwaite) from Schitt’s creek, who will be playing Rose Mason, the oil company representative, and a scientist. The Games of throne stars Iain Glen (Jorah Mormont) and Owen Teale (Alliser Thorne) will also be in the series. Glen plays Magnus MacMillan, the offshore manager who is also the rig leader of the crew. Other casts Emun Elliot, Richard Pepple, Mark Bonnar, Abraham Popoola, and Calvin Demba.
The Rig Season 1 Plot: What will happen?
David Macpherson, the series creator, says that growing up, his father worked on the oil rigs, and listening to the tales he had of the horrors that happened, he was motivated to write a series on what happened offshores. The series, which takes place in an oil rig stationed in the dangerous waters of the Scottish coast, explores the crew members’ lives. When an unexpected occurrence surprises the crew, they have to look for answers and figure out who they can trust.
The Rig Season 1 Trailer: Is there any trailer out?
So far, there is no trailer for the upcoming series, but it will not be too long before we get an idea of what happens in the oil rig the horrors that are yet to come. In the meantime, you can stay on the lookout for series on AMC like Killing Eve and stay on the lookout for series that are yet to come.