Dutch series New neighbors You will receive an English version, The couple next door. Millstreet Films, which made the original series, announced it on Wednesday. The series will be broadcast in the US on Starz and in the UK on Channel 4. The main roles will be played by Eleanor Tomlinson (Poldark) and Sam Heughan (Outlander).
In the first season of New neighbors, based on the bestseller of the same name by Saskia Nort, shows how married couple Eva and Peter (Brasha van Doesburg and Dane Schurmans) live next door to Rebecca and Steve (Katja Schurmann and Tess Roemer). They become friends, but the partner exchange has far-reaching consequences for that friendship. In the Netherlands, Nieuwe Buren has had four seasons.
Filming began in the UK and Belgium. The series is in English with six episodes. It is not the first Nieuwe Buren remake, a French version made earlier. It is not yet clear if The Couple Next Door will also be shown in the Netherlands.
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