14 FEB 2020

CANAL+ SERIES "THE BUREAU" WILL CLOSE CANNESERIES 2020

The French series described by the New York Times as “the smartest and most authentic spy series (…) in the world” returns for a fifth season. The first episode will premiere on closing night of CANNESERIES on Wednesday, April 1st, 2020.

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The French series described by the New York Times as “the smartest and most authentic spy series (…) in the world” and ranked third among the 30 best series of the decade last December by the American daily returns for a fifth season. The first episode will premiere on closing night of CANNESERIES (March 27th-April 1st).

Broadcast on CANAL+ since 2015 and a huge success in France and worldwide, "The Bureau" ('Le Bureau Des Légendes'), a CANAL+ Creation Originale, is one of the most ambitious French series of the moment featuring some of the most high profile talent from the French film industry. At the helm of this fifth season, the series’ creator and showrunner Eric Rochant is joined by Jacques Audiard and Mathieu Kassovitz, alongside Anna Novion and Samuel Collardey. Louis Garrel joins the cast that also features Mathieu Kassovitz, Sara Giraudeau, Florence Loiret Caille, Jonathan Zaccaï, Mathieu Amalric, Zineb Triki, Jules Sagot, Stefan Crepon, Artus, Anne Azoulay, Irina Muluile and many others.

CANNESERIES is delighted to present the premiere to a Cannes audience during the closing night of its third season on Wednesday, April 1st at 7.00 pm in the Lumière auditorium of the Palais des Festivals.

"The Bureau" ('Le Bureau Des Légendes') was written by Éric Rochant, Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain, Cécile Ducrocq, Capucine Rochant, Hippolyte Girardot, Dominique Baumard, Camille de Castelnau, Olivier Dujols, Raphaël Chevènement, with the collaboration of Valentine Milville, and directed by Éric Rochant, Jacques Audiard, Anna Novion, Samuel Collardey, Mathieu Kassovitz.

The cast is integrated by Mathieu Kassovitz, Sara Giraudeau, Florence Loiret Caille, Jonathan Zaccaï, Mathieu Amalric, Louis Garrel, Zineb Triki, Jules Sagot, Stefan Crepon, Artus, Anne Azoulay, Irina Muluile. Its executive producers are Alex Berger and Éric Rochant; while the executive production is from TOP-The Oligarchs Productions-Fédération Entertainment.

Aired in April 2020 exclusively on CANAL+.