Oscar winner Christopher Walken is set as a lead along with Adam Scott, Patricia Arquette, Tramell Tillman, Jen Tullock, Zach Cherry, Britt Lower and John Turturro in Severance, Apple’s impending office thriller drama directed by and government developed by Ben Stiller.
Severance takes area at Lumen Industries, a organization that’s wanting to take work-life balance to a new amount with a “severance procedure,” which separates work and out-of-operate memories. Scott stars as Mark, an staff with a dim past seeking to put himself back again together.
Walken will enjoy Burt, the office Head of Optics and Layout at Lumen Industries.
The series is prepared and designed by Dan Erickson, whose Severance script was the 1st Tv script to make it on to the yearly Bloodlist in 2016.
Chris Black exec provides together with Erickson, Stiller and Nicky Weinstock and Jackie Cohn from Pink Hour Productions. Arquette and Scott also provide as producers. Mark Friedman (Dispatches from Almost everywhere) will provide as government producer and showrunner alongside Erickson. Endeavor Articles serves as the studio.
The purpose reunites Walken with Turturro, with whom he starred in Turturro’s function The Jesus Rolls. He also not too long ago starred in The War With Grandpa along with Robert De Niro and Uma Thurman, and will next be noticed in John Patrick Shanley’s feature Wild Mountain Thyme, co-starring Jamie Dornan, Emily Blunt, and Jon Hamm, which will be produced in December. Walken is repped by ICM Partners.