Paula, written by Conor McPherson, is a 3x60' serial, a revenge drama about a brief encounter that ends in violence. Made by BBC NI Drama with Cuba Pictures for BBC Two.
In his first original television series, Paula is Conor's unique twist on a crime and relationship drama, where a man and a woman get locked into a battle driven by vengeance.
Writer Conor McPherson says: "I'm delighted to be working with the BBC on this exciting three-part story, and really looking forward to bringing it to audiences very soon."
Nick Marston, CEO Cuba Pictures adds: "We are delighted to be making this compelling and visceral thriller. Conor is an extraordinary writer and it is really exciting that he wants to create an original series for television. It is great to be working with the BBC on this, as they are the perfect partners for this piece."
Executive produced by Nick Marston and Dixie Linder for Cuba Pictures and Stephen Wright, Head of BBC NI Drama, for BBC Two.