Starz has introduced the release date of its upcoming wrestling drama titled “Heels”. The premiere date was introduced with an official trailer. The show has been scheduled to premiere on 15 August, and can stream at 9 pm ET.
Created by Michael Waldron, the show stars Stephen Amell and Alexander Ludwig in the lead position. The two actors play brothers- Jack and Ace Spade, who wish to grow to be skilled wrestlers. However, they battle one another over methods to lead their late father’s wrestling firm. Their rivalry additionally carry them towards one another inside the ring, the place Jack performs the villain often called ‘Heel’, whereas Ace performs the hero aka ‘face’.
Both the lead stars additionally shared the trailer on their social media with caption, “Welcome to the DWL”.
Check out the trailer here-
According to the show’s official description, “Heels” is “a narrative about the women and men who chase their desires in the world of small city professional wrestling. Set in a close-knit Georgia group, it follows a family-owned wrestling promotion as two brothers and rivals (Arrow‘s Stephen Amell as Jack Spade, and Vikings’ Alexander Ludwig as youthful brother Ace) struggle over their late father’s legacy. In the ring, any person should play the good man and any person should play their nemesis, the heel. But in the actual world, these characters may be onerous to stay as much as… or onerous to depart behind.”
Other than Stephen Amell and Alexander Ludwig, the show additionally casts-
- Alison Luff as Jack’s spouse Staci
- Mary McCormack as Jack’s enterprise accomplice Willie Day
- Kelli Berglund as Ace’s valet and love curiosity Crystal Tyler
- Allen Maldonado as champion wrestler Rooster Robbins
- James Harrison as journeyman wrestler Apocalypse
- Bauer as Wild Bill Hancock, a former wrestler-turned-recruiter
According to the experiences, Showrunner Mike O’ Malley can be anticipated to seem on the show as the proprietor of a Florida-based wrestling promotion, who additionally finally ends up clashing with Jack.
The Starz show “Heels” might be produced by Paramount Television, Lionsgate Television, and LBI Entertainment. Mike O’Malley is on board as the showrunner and government producer, and Peter Segal as the director and co-EP.