Osy Ikhile joins the cast New Drama ‘Citadel’ Alongside Nikki Amuka-Bird

Citadel is AGBO’s upcoming global thriller multi-series for Amazon Studios.

Citadel is described as an action-packed spy series with a compelling emotional centre. It stars Nikki Amuka-Bird (Luther; NW), Osy Ikhile (Death in Paradise, The Feed) alongside Richard Madden and Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Stanley Tucci,, Susan Lynch, Sara Martins, Leo Woodall, Gráinne Good and Leo Ashizawa.

Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Jeff Pinkner, and Scott Rosenberg of Midnight Radio write and exec-produce. Patrick Moran, Mike Larocca, and Joe and Anthony Russo are also exec-producers. The Italian series will be co-produced with Amazon Studios and Cattleya (Gomorrah), part of ITV Studios, and the Indian series will be developed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. (The Family Man) and produced with Amazon Studios.

Ikhile’s recent credits include Donmar Warehouse’s Olivier-nominated production of Sweat, A24’s feature The Kill Team opposite Nat Wolff and Alexander Skarsgard, and the Amazon Original series The Feed. He also appeared in The House That Jack Built with Matt Dillon and Uma Thurman, Tarzan and In the Heart of the Sea, among others. Ikhile is repped by Curtis Brown, Canopy Media Partners and Felker Toczek Suddleson Abramson.

Amuka-Bird was nominated for Best Leading Actress at the 2017 TV BAFTAs for her performance in the BBC drama NW. Currently, she can be seen in Armando Iannucci’s Avenue5, Gold Digger, and Hard Sun. She previously appeared opposite Idris Elba in Luther, and in the series Quarry. She portrayed Miranda in Steven Soderbergh’s feature The Laundromat and starred in Armando Iannucci’s The Personal Story of David Copperfield. Amuka-Bird is repped by 42 and Greene & Associates Talent Agency.


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