TVB’s currently aired drama The Defected <鐵探> features a stellar cast including Hong Kong Film Award’s Best Actress, Kara Wai (惠英紅), and Best Supporting Actor, Philip Keung (姜皓文), as well as Benjamin Yuen (袁偉豪), Ben Wong (黃智賢), Angelina Lo (盧宛茵), Sisley Choi (蔡思貝) and Benz Hui (許紹雄). This action-packed thriller series has already begun its broadcasting in Mainland China and Hong Kong. It was announced today that The Defected will also be airing on Netflix, making this drama TVB’s first Netflix collaboration.
The Defected focuses on the politics and tensions behind the police force, leaving viewers with constant suspense. The powerful acting from its main cast, along with its quality production has attracted wide viewership, and TVB is very satisfied with its ratings so far.
Producer So Man Chung (蘇萬聰) confirmed that broadcasting rights for The Defected have been acquired by Netflix, although it is still uncertain when the drama will air on the platform. He said, “I am very happy. I heard that there will be 16 language options for captions for this drama, which means that it will be accessible worldwide. This will be a great opportunity to expose and introduce others to Hong Kong productions.”
Viewers hopefully won’t have to wait long for The Defected’s release on Netflix, where viewers can watch the series in its entirety ad free.
This article is written by Hailey for JayneStars.com.