Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal) stars in a new Netflix film Polar based on the Dark Horse Comics graphic novel.
The world’s top assassin, Duncan Vizla, aka The Black Kaiser, is settling into retirement when his former employer marks him as a liability to the firm. Against his will, he finds himself back in the game going head to head with an army of younger, faster, ruthless killers who will stop at nothing to have him silenced.
Directed by Jonas Åkerlund, Polar is written by Jayson Rothwell and produced by Jeremy Bolt, Robert Kulzer and Hartley Gorenstein. The cast of Polar includes Mads Mikkelsen, Vanessa Hudgens, Katheryn Winnick, Matt Lucas, Ruby O. Fee, Fei Ren, Anthony Grant, Josh Cruddas, Robert Maillet, Julian Richings, Johnny Knoxville and Richard Dreyfuss.
Polar is based on upon the Dark Horse graphic novel “Polar: Came from the Cold” by Victor Santos.
Polar will debut Friday, January 25th exclusively on Netflix.