HBO drama pilot The Devil You Know (working title), co-written by Orange Is The New Black creator Jenji Kohan, Bruce Miller and Tracy Miller, is building out its cast. Joining previously announced Eddie Izzard, Nadia Alexander and Ismenia Mendes in series regular roles are Ever Carradine, Damien Molony, Julian Rhind Tutt, Matthew James Thomas, Nigel Lindsay, Ewen Bremner, Karen Gillan, Hannah Nordberg, Naian Gonzalez Norvind and Zawe Ashton. Tapped as recurring are Will Pullen, Kate Nash, Seana Kofoed, Mary Mouser, Beanie Feldstein and Mia Barron.
Described as a provocative period drama, The Devil You Know explores the circumstances around one of the most compelling chapters in American history — the infamous Salem Witch Trials in 17th century New England, where intolerance and repression set neighbor against neighbor and led a town to mass hysteria.
Carradine will play Ann Putnam Sr., Thomas’ (Izzard) wife,
Production on the pilot — a co-production between HBO and Lionsgate TV — is slated to take place in Boston in the spring.
Kofoed is repped by Cornerstone in NY, AKA In LA and Meghan Schumacher Management. Pullen is repped by UTA and Anonymous Content. Mouser is with CESD and Authentic. Alexander is repped by Paradigm. Feldstein is repped by Paradigm and Brillstein Entertainment Partners. Barron is repped by Innovative and JWS Entertainment.
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