According to TVLine, Tom Hiddleston (‘Loki’) will star in and serve as executive producer on the miniseries ‘The White Darkness‘, which received the green light from Apple TV+.
The actor will play Henry Worsley, was a real-life British explorer and military adventurer. The production will be based on the non-fiction book by David Grann.
Adaptation will focus on Worsley “as a devoted husband and father, soldier, a man of deep honor and sacrifice, but also deeply obsessed with adventure – which unleashes an epic journey on foot across Antarctica.”
This will be a story of courage, love, family and the extremes of human capacity.
The series is being developed by Soo Hughwho will serve as executive producer and showrunner alongside Mark Heyman.
Theresa Kang-Lowe will also be executive producer of the project.
New information will be released soon.