Alessandro Nivola To Topline C4 Series Based On Lucy Kirkwood’s ‘Chimerica’

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EXCLUSIVE: Alessandro Nivola (American Hustle, Selma) is in final negotiations to star in Channel 4’s four-part limited series adaptation of Lucy Kirkwood's critically acclaimed play Chimerica, from Colin Callender’s Playground Entertainment. Titled Foreign Skies, the U.K. series, written by Kirkwood, examines the changing fortunes of the U.S. and China. Nivola will play the lead, an American photojournalist who tries to discover the truth behind the iconic, career-making…