A Town Called Malice: Everything you need to know about the Sky Max gangster thriller

Find out the cast, release date and more for A Town Called Malice, the new Sky Max gangster thriller set on the Costa del Sol of the early 1980s.

By Alex Fletcher Published: 20 January 2023 - 2.18pm
First look at A Town Called Malice cast on Sky Max

Described as Dallas meets Pulp Fiction soundtracked by Duran Duran, new Sky Max series A Town Called Malice is going to be must-see TV in 2023.

A crime thriller and family saga set in the early 1980s in the Costa del Sol, this series is going to be a thrilling, high-octane adventure.

A Town Called Malice is coming to Sky Max with NOW in 2023 - here is everything you need to know…

What is the A Town Called Malice release date?

A Town Called Malice is coming in 2023 to Sky Max with NOW.

What is A Town Called Malice about?

The series follows the Lords - a family of South London gangsters who've fallen to the bottom of the criminal food chain.

After fleeing to the Costa del Sol, the family believe this is a golden opportunity to re-invent themselves and recapture their former glory.

 Following the family as they battle their enemies  and fight among themselves, the series has been described as a "neon Western" and a "musical love letter to the 80s".

Bring on the romance, obsession, violence, deceit, and swagger as the Lords get to work…

A Town Called Malice cast

  • Jason Flemyng (Save Me, Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels) - Plays Albert Lord
  • Jack Rowan (Born to Kill) - Plays Gene Lord
  • Tahirah Sharif (The Haunting of Bly Manor) – Plays Cindy Carter, Gene’s girlfriend
  • Martha Plimpton (Mass, The Good Wife) – Plays Mint Ma
  • Dougray Scott (Ever After, Mission: Impossible 2) – Plays Uncle Tony
  • Lex Shrapnel (Captain America) – Plays Leonard Lord
  • Daniel Sharman (Fear the Walking Dead, Medici) - Plays Kelly Lord
  • George Jaques (The Third Day: Autumn) - Plays Anthony Lord
  • Eliza Butterworth (The Last Kingdom) - Plays Carly Lord

The series is created and written by Nick Love, the English film director and writer behind movies including The Football Factor, The Business and The Sweeney.

"What an amazing cast. I am so lucky to finally be working with some of my favourite actors and childhood heroes," said Love.

"I couldn’t be more excited to see how they bring the Lord family to life."

First look at A Town Called Malice

A Town Called Malice will air on Sky Max and NOW in 2023

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