Adrien Brody Cast in Mystery Series Poker Face From Rian Johnson
Peacock‘s upcoming series Poker Face has added Adrien Brody to the cast. The mystery series from director Rian Johnson will also star Natasha Lyonne who is set to play the lead character. The series will follow Lyonne’s character as she solves a different murder in each episode. Lyonne is also set to executive produce the series.
Johnson created the series and will also write the series as well as executive produce alongside Lyonne, Ram Bergman, Maya Rudolph, Danielle Renfrew Behrens, and Nena Rodrigue. Nora and Lilla Zuckerman will serve as showrunners on the series. Starring alongside Brody and Lyonne in the series will be the previously announced Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Stephanie Hsu, Benjamin Bratt, and David Castañeda.
Lisa Katz, President, Scripted Content, NBCUniversal Television, and Streaming, previously said about the series:
“Rian Johnson’s distinct sensibility and talent for telling edge-of-your-seat mysteries is a massive gift for Peacock, and we can’t wait for audiences to delve into each case. Paired with the acting genius of Natasha Lyonne, this series will be entertaining and addictive.”
No official release date has been given for the series but Poker Face will premiere exclusively on Peacock.