Fringe fans, raise your hands to the sky: Aussie actress Anna Torv is returning to U.S. television. She’ll join Looking star Jonathan Groff in the new David Fincher Netflix drama Mindhunter, reports The Hollywood Reporter. Based on the 1996 book Mind Hunter: Inside the FBI’s Elite Serial Crime Unit, the series is thought to be about bureau agents in 1979 who interview serial killers for information about ongoing murder cases. (Very Silence of the Lambs.) Torv will play a psychologist while Groff will star as one of the FBI agents. No other cast members have been announced, but Charlize Theron in on board as an executive producer alongside Fincher, who is set to direct the first episode.
Torv, as you may recall, starred in BBC AMERICA’s Mistresses as Alex, Jessica’s (Shelley Conn) lover. She also stars in the upcoming Australian series Secret City with two-time Oscar nominee Jacki Weaver.Read More