Cast confirmed for major event series Das Boot, as Bavaria Fernsehproduktion, Sky Deutschland and Sonar Entertainment co-production set to commence filming in August

·    Sequel to the classic film and Lothar-Günther Buchheim’s bestselling novel of the same name

·    Principal photography starts August 31st in La Rochelle, Prague, Malta and Munich

·    Renowned cast includes Lizzy Caplan, August Wittgenstein, Rainer Bock, Robert Stadlober, Rick Okon, Vicki Krieps, Jonathan Zaccaϊ, Leonard Scheicher and Stefan Konarske

·    Andreas Prochaska to direct

·    Release in Sky territories (Germany, Austria, Italy, UK and Ireland) planned for autumn 2018 

Sneak peek: Stephen King's 'Mr. Mercedes' terrorizes the small screen

Nothing revs up David E. Kelley like a good character piece, and the small-screen guru’s new series, Mr. Mercedes, hums with horror and humanity in its tale of a retired cop and his murderous young arch villain.

“THE SON” ALSO RISES - AMC RENEWS WESTERN DRAMA FOR SECOND SEASON

“THE SON” ALSO RISES

AMC RENEWS WESTERN DRAMA FOR SECOND SEASON

Multi-Generational Epic, The #1 Original Program On Cable  On Saturdays, Will Return In 2018

AT&T AUDIENCE Network® New Original Series “Mr. Mercedes” Premieres Aug. 9

AT&T AUDIENCE Network® New Original Series “Mr. Mercedes” Premieres Aug. 9

Series Based on Stephen King’s Best Selling Detective Novel

The new AT&T* AUDIENCE Network original series from Sonar Entertainment, “Mr. Mercedes,” is premiering Wednesday, Aug. 9 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Watch it exclusively on AUDIENCE Network through DIRECTV, AT&T U-verse, and DIRECTV NOW.