True Crime Film Series ‘Under the Banner of Paradise’ Coming Soon
Normal People’s Daisy Edgar-Jones stars as Brenda Wright Lafferty, a mother who was brutally murdered along with her infant daughter in Utah in 1984.
Behind the “Under the Sky Banner”
Breakthrough “Normal People” star Daisy Edgar-Jones will join Andrew Garfield in a new FX series titled “Under the Banner of Heaven.” Initially, the project was revealed via Deadline in June 2021, with Garfield and Edgar-Jones already connected to the film.
Dustin Lance Black, who won an Oscar for his screenplay on “Milk” in 2008, produced visual effects for the Hulu series. On top of all that, Black wrote “J. Edgar” and the web series “When We Rise” (via IMDb). According to Variety, “Lingua Franca” director Isabel Sandoval also directed at least one episode of the show, which is directed by “Hell or High Water” director David Mackenzie.
The film “Under the Banner of Heaven” is based on the non-fiction book of the same name by Jon Krakauer, published in 2003. [Mormon] detective” begins to investigate a double murder that appears to be tied to the authors’ extreme Mormonism, as observed by Deadline in their review of the novel. “Under the Banner of Heaven” has a compelling idea and an exciting cast, and it looks like it has a lot of potential.
Release date of “Under the banner of the sky”
The UK release date for Under the Banner of Heaven has yet to be revealed, but it will debut on Hulu in the US on April 28. While that doesn’t definitively guarantee we’ll get the program in the UK in April, shows like The Dropout, which air on Hulu in the US, have followed a similar release schedule here on Disney+. Since Disney just indicated that the show is “coming soon,” we can only wait for official word in the coming weeks.