“Bodyguard,” a hit British TV series Netflix is streaming outside of the UK, was nominated for two Golden Globes on Thursday.
The show stars “Game of Thrones” actor Richard Madden and has a 98% critics score on Rotten Tomatoes.
Netflix regularly works with international production companies to nab global distribution rights, and has acquired a number of other British shows, including “The End of the F—ing World.”
Netflix added to its impressive catalog of British TV series in October with “Bodyguard,” a thriller starring “Game of Thrones” alum Richard Madden. It’s paid off for the streaming giant, as the show was nominated for two Golden Globes on Thursday, including best drama series and best actor in a drama series (Madden).
The series debuted on Netflix on October 24 and has a 98% Rotten Tomatoes critic score. Netflix describes the series this way: “After helping thwart a terrorist attack, a war veteran is assigned to protect a politician who was a main proponent of the very conflict he fought in.”
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Source:: Businessinsider – Tech