By Shipra Gupta | Indiewire May 6, 2014 at 3:17PM
ATX has announced that it will open this year's festival with the world premiere of TNT's upcoming drama, "Legends."
Based on Robert Littell's novel of the same name, "Legends" centers on Martin Odum, a talented deep cover FBI agent who begins to question his identity following an encounter with a mysterious stranger. Odum is played by "Game of Thrones" alum Sean Bean. Ali Larter co-stars as Crystal Quest, a deep cover agent who has a history with Odum.
"Legends" is being helmed by an impressive roster of writers and producers including "Homeland" executive producers Howard Gordon and Alexander Cary and frequent "24" director Brad Turner.
ATX will take place in Austin, TX June 5-8. "Legends" will premiere on TNT Wednesday August 13th at 9pm.