Taylor Kitsch will star alongside Chris Pratt in Amazon’s tv adaptation of Jack Carr’s bestselling novel “The Terminal List,” Variety has confirmed. The seriesis a co-production from Amazon Studios and Civic Center Media in affiliation with MRC Television.
The “Friday Night Lights” actor will play Ben Edwards, a former Navy SEAL and the very best good friend of James Reece, performed by Pratt.
“The Terminal List” follows Reece after his total platoon of SEALS is ambushed throughout a high-stakes covert mission. When Reece returns dwelling to his household, he questions his personal culpability with muddled recollections of the occasion. However, as new proof involves gentle, Reece discovers darkish forces working in opposition to him. Edwards makes use of his CIA Ground Branch entry and operator skillset to assist Reece search his vengeance.
The sequence is government produced by Pratt and Jon Schumacher via Indivisible Productions, Antonia Fuqua via Fuqua Films and author Daniel Shattuck. Carr can be connected to government produce, in addition to showrunner and author David DiGilio. The show was first reported as being in growth final February, with Amazon ordering it to sequence final May.
For the small display screen, Kitsch most just lately portrayed cult chief David Koresh in Paramount Networks’ “Waco,” which he additionally government produced. Prior to that, he starred in HBO’s “True Detective” with Colin Farrell, Rachel McAdams and Vince Vaughn. Up subsequent, Kitsch will star in StudioCanal TV’s “Shadowplay,” in which he headlines together with Michael C. Hall and Logan Marshall-Green.
Kitsch is repped by Untitled Entertainment and Range Media Partners.
Deadline first reported the casting announcement.