Deborah Ayorinde, Hugh Quarshie Lead Cast of Amazon Studios, ITV Drama Series 'Riches&$39
The series has been cast by Deborah Ayorinde and Hugh Quarshie, who are in charge of six-part Amazon Studio and ITV drama series Riches. The production began in London.
The series is created by Greenacre Films, whose creators are based on the exploits of the brash, super-successful and wealthy Richards family. When the family's life has a broken heart, the different family members will be able to reunite, their lives will deteriorate.
Ayorinde stars Nina, the estranged daughter of self-made millionaire, Stephen Richards, played by Quarshie. Sarah Niles plays Stephens second wife, Claudia, Brendan Coyle (Downton Abbey) his trusted adviser and confidante, Gideon, and Hermione Norris (Luther) as her faithful assistant, Maureen Dawson.
The cast also includes Adeyinka Akinrinade (Top Boy), Ola Orebiyi (Cherry) and C.J. Beckford (Sitting in Limbo) Nneka Okoye (Grantchester) as Wanda and Emmanuel Imani as Simon.
The series will premiere on ITV in the United States of America, and will be available on Amazon Prime Video in America and Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Nordics and Sub-Saharan Africa.
The music company is a joy and I want to work closely with the producers of Greenacre and Monumental Television to bring this show to the theater.
The talented cast, led by Deborah Ayorinde and Sarah Niles, will be able to introduce Abbys fresh perspective to the screen for our Prime Video members.
Featuring the brilliant cast of Abby's, we can't wait to see them bring his characters to life. It promises to be a real treat for the ITV audience next year.
"We are delighted to work with Polly Hill and ITV to bring Abby Ajayi's brilliant scripts to life" "Unbelievablely, we're delighted that we were working with such a great team in Amazon Studios and Monumental Television."
The film Riches is produced by Greenacre Films in partnership with Monumental Television and commissioned by ITV. Amazon Studios is coproducing in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, North America, USA, and Canada. Alison Owen and Alisons are executive producers of Monumentals Television.
The series is produced by Yvonne Francas (Death in Paradise), and directed by Sebastian Thiel, Abby Ajayi, and Darcia Martin. Banijaja International distributes books and books.