Trapped on M6 : the series is adapted from a show in Spanish with the stars of The Casa de Papel
This Wednesday, 4 December 2019, M6 launches a new series thriller : “trapped”, with Elodie Fontan, Manon Azem, and Jean-Hughes Anglade. But did you know that this focuses on the prison world series is adapted from a show in spain in which several stars of The Casa de Papel play, and of which the writer is the same ?
This Wednesday, 4 December 2019, M6 launches its new series thriller trapped, with Elodie Fontan in the lead role. She plays the role of Anna River, a young woman is arrested wrongly for a murder. If she is innocent, while the accusing. Sent in pretrial detention, Anna is going to have to learn how to survive in a world completely opposite to his, in the midst of violence and trafficking. To do this, she will have to break the rules and cross the yellow line, while attempting to meet with his father and his brother, in cold since ten years of age, who are the only people who can help prove his innocence.
Adapted from a Spanish to success with the actors of The Casa de Papel
But did you know that this series of 6 episodes of 52 minutes was freely adapted from a series in spain to success ? After the success of The Casa de Papel and Elite on Netflix, M6 has decided to adapt Vis a Vis, a series on Spanish broadcast from 2015 in Spain on Antena 3, and then from this year on FOX Spain, created by Alex Pina, screenwriter of The Casa de Papel ! This is not all, since several a number of actresses of this last play a role. Among them, Alba Flores, who interprets Nairobi and Najwa Nimri, who plays the inspector of police, Alicia.
Elodie Fontan influenced by the original series ?
In an interview with Tv Star, Elodie Fontan admit not having watched the original series not to “be influenced by what the Spanish had done.” : “I wanted to create this character myself.” She adds : “I worked like crazy upstream to master the codes of the series, understand the flaws and strengths of my character… luckily, I had partners-demented, as Jean-Hugues Anglade, who plays my father. With someone like him in the face, it should almost do it on purpose to be bad. It carries you and pushes you to give the best. It makes me think of my dad. It is a true gift both professionally and humanly. This is also the case of Manon Azem, Vincent Rottiers, Bruno Debrandt, Samir Boitard… What luck I had !”.
What we know mainly in a register of a comic,alongside Philippe Lacheau, says he has had “a desire to go towards things that are more dark”. Trapped will meet with the same success as screw has Screw ? It is all that he wants !