(from left to proper: Michael Gladis, Lorenza Izzo, Adam Rodriguez, Thomas Kretschmann, Dominic Sherwood, Ethan Peck)
Adam Rodriguez, Thomas Kretschmann, Dominic Sherwood And Ethan Peck To Recur
Izzo To Recur In The Pivotal Position Of Santa Muerte
LOS ANGELES – June 25, 2019 – SHOWTIME has introduced that Michael Gladis (Mad Males) has joined PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS, the following chapter of the PENNY DREADFUL saga, as a sequence common. Lorenza Izzo (Aftershock) will recur in a pivotal function within the upcoming SHOWTIME sequence, together with Adam Rodriguez (CSI: Miami), Thomas Kretschmann (Avengers: Age of Ultron) and Dominic Sherwood (Shadowhunters), and Ethan Peck (Star Trek: Discovery) will visitor in a number of episodes. The sequence stars Natalie Dormer, Daniel Zovatto, Kerry Bishé, Adriana Barraza, Rory Kinnear, Jessica Garza, Johnathan Nieves and Tony(R) and Emmy winner Nathan Lane. Oscar(R) and Emmy(R) nominee and Golden Globe(R) winner Amy Madigan, Brent Spiner and Lin Shaye may even be recurring visitor stars. Tony and Golden Globe winner and three-time Oscar nominee John Logan, the creator, author and govt producer of the Emmy nominated sequence PENNY DREADFUL, continues in those self same roles. Michael Aguilar (KIDDING) additionally serves as govt producer. Manufacturing on the drama sequence is predicted to start later this 12 months.
Gladis will play will play Councilman Charlton Townsend, the formidable head of the L.A. Metropolis Council’s Transportation Committee; a person of killer instincts and ruthless political wiles. Gladis’ tv roles embrace HOUSE OF LIES, Feed the Beast, Extant, Reckless, Eagleheart and Third Watch. He has additionally appeared in such function movies as Terminator Genisys, Not Secure for Work, Satan’s Knot and Okay-19: The Widowmaker.
Izzo will play the function of Santa Muerte, the Angel of Holy Loss of life and sister of the charismatic demoness, Magda (Dormer). Her movie and TV credit additionally embrace As soon as Upon a Time in Hollywood, The Home With a Clock in its Partitions, Life Itself, Knock Knock, The Stranger, The Inexperienced Inferno, Aftershock, Informal and Feed the Beast.
Rodriguez will play Raul Vega, the eldest son of the Vega household and a righteous union chief and advocate for his individuals. Smart to the methods of the world, Raul tries to be a father-figure to his brother Tiago (Zovatto). Rodriguez’s credit embrace Legal Minds, Empire, Jane the Virgin, The Night time Shift, Reckless, Magic Mike and Magic Mike XXL, Ugly Betty, I Can Do Dangerous All by Myself, Roswell, Resurrection Blvd., All Souls, Felicity and Brooklyn South. He has additionally directed episodes of Legal Minds, CSI: Miami (for which he additionally wrote) and Scorpion.
Kretschmann will play Richard Goss, an aristocratic and mysterious German architect with grand plans for the way forward for Los Angeles: a manipulative grasp builder with unsettling connections to Metropolis Corridor. In a world profession spanning three many years, Kretschmann has had movie and tv credit together with Berlin Station, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Younger Victoria, Wished, Butterfly: A Grimm Love Story, King Kong, Resident Evil: Apocalypse, 24, Valkyrie, Downfall, The Stendhal Syndrome and Stalingrad, in addition to voice work in Vehicles 2, amongst others.
Sherwood will play Kurt, the chauffer and bodyguard for Richard Goss (Kretschmann). There’s extra to Kurt than meets the attention: an sudden depth and shocking background. Along with his lead function on Shadowhunters, Sherwood has carried out on display screen in The Minimize, Vampire Academy, Billionaire Ransom and Not Fade Away.
Peck will play Herman Ackermann, the charismatic second-in-command on the German-American Bund. His aggressive politics, heated rhetoric, and private magnetism inevitably create rigidity throughout the group and for the Bund’s chief, Peter Craft (Rory Kinnear). Along with taking part in Spock in Star Trek: Discovery, Peck has movie and TV credit that embrace The Vacation Calendar, The Curse of Sleeping Magnificence, The Sorcerer’s Apprentice, Madam Secretary, Gossip Woman and 10 Issues I Hate About You.
A religious descendant of the unique PENNY DREADFUL story set in Victorian-era London, PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS opens in 1938 Los Angeles, a time and place deeply infused with social and political rigidity. When a grisly homicide shocks town, Detective Tiago Vega is embroiled in an epic story that displays the wealthy historical past of Los Angeles: from the constructing of town’s first freeways and its deep traditions of Mexican-American folklore, to the damaging espionage actions of the Third Reich and the rise of radio evangelism. Earlier than lengthy, Tiago and his household are grappling with highly effective forces that threaten to tear them aside. PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS explores an thrilling mixture of the supernatural and the flamable actuality of the interval, creating new occult myths and ethical dilemmas inside a real historic backdrop. This chapter is a daring new imaginative and prescient that can make use of all new characters and storylines.
PENNY DREADFUL: CITY OF ANGELS is govt produced by John Logan and Michael Aguilar, together with Oscar winner Sam Mendes (American Magnificence, Skyfall) and Pippa Harris (Revolutionary Highway), each of Neal Road Productions. Logan’s Desert Wolf Productions will produce, and James Bagley will function co-executive producer. Paco Cabezas (The Alienist) is about to direct a number of episodes.