Cast Revealed For Audience Horror TV Adaptation Mr. Mercedes
With production currently underway in Charleston, South Carolina, the planned horror series from Sonar Entertainment will feature 10 hour-long episodes in its first season. The show is set to air later this year on Audience, DIRECTV, DIRECTV NOW, and AT&T U-Verse.
Among those cast in the program are Harry Treadway, Kelly Lynch, Jharrel Jerome, Scott Lawrence, Robert Stanton, Breeda Wool, Justine Lupin, Ann Cusack, Mary Louise-Parker, and Holland Taylor. Leading the series is Brendan Gleeson, known as Alastor “Mad-Eye” Moody from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 and now set to play Detective Bill Hodges. Meanwhile, Boston Legal creator David E. Kelley and Game of Thrones‘s Jack Bender will serve as executive producers alongside Marty Bowen and Wyck Godfrey.
Comingsoon.net, the source of this story, quoted Sonar Entertainment CEO Thomas Lesinski and Kelley as saying the following:
“With excellent source material, a world-class production team and a first-rate cast, all of the pieces are in place to ensure success,” said Thomas Lesinski, CEO of Sonar Entertainment. “We are confident that this series will appeal to a broad audience in the United States and in international territories around the world.”
“It’s an extraordinary cast that’s come together,” said Kelley. “To be able to work with an ensemble of such high caliber actors, led by Brendan Gleeson…this is such a privilege.”
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