EXCLUSIVE: Chris Diamantopoulos (Silicon Valley), Ashley Romans (Y: The Final Man), and Katja Herbers (Evil) have joined the forged of the Peacock drama collection Mrs. Davis from Tara Hernandez and Damon Lindelof.
Plot particulars are being saved underneath wraps, however Mrs. Davis is described as an exploration of religion versus expertise — an epic battle of biblical and binary proportions.
The collection additionally stars Betty Gilpin, Jake McDorman, David Arquette, Elizabeth Marvel, Andy McQueen, Ben Chaplin, and Margo Martindale.
Along with co-writing and government producing Mrs. Davis with Lindelof, Hernandez serves as showrunner. Eugene Kelly additionally government produces. Owen Harris will direct and government produce a number of episodes, together with the primary. The collection is produced by Warner Bros. Tv.
Diamantopoulos is most notably recognized for his portrayal of Russ in HBO’s hit comedy Silicon Valley. He just lately starred reverse Kevin Hart and Wesley Snipes within the Netflix restricted collection, True Story and with Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot, and Ryan Reynolds in Pink Discover for the streamer.
Moreover, he has appeared in The Sopranos, Made For Love, Arrested Growth, Hannibal, The Workplace, Neighborhood, and Good Women Revolt for TV, amongst others.
Up subsequent for Diamantopoulos are roles in George Clooney’s function drama The Boys within the Boat and Alfredo Barrios’s Dialogue Supplies.
He’s repped by Untitled, Paradigm, and Goodman, Genow, Schenkman, Smelkinson & Christopher.
Romans most just lately starred as Agent 355 in FX’s Y: The Final Man and as Tabitha Hutter in AMC’s NOS4A2. Moreover, she portrayed Alex in Season 9 of Shameless and Alvira in Season 2 of I’m Dying Up Right here, each for Showtime.
In theater, she’s acted in lots of ensemble productions in Los Angeles reminiscent of Celebration Theater, Skylight Theater, and the Kirk Douglas/Centre Theatre Groupe the place she obtained the LA Drama Critic Circle Award for Finest Lead in a drama.
Romans is repped by Modern Artists and Mark Schumacher Administration.
Herbers can presently be seen within the Paramount+ collection Evil within the function of Kristen Bouchard. Beforehand she portrayed Emily Grace in HBO’s Westworld.
Different TV credit embrace Discovery Channel’s Manhunt: Unabomber; HBO’s The Leftovers; RTL Leisure’s Divorce; WGN America’s Manhattan; and FX’s The People.
On the movie aspect, she led Ivo Van Aart’s Dutch comedy horror, The Columnist in 2020.
Earlier than coming to Hollywood, Herbers already discovered success in her native Netherlands and in Europe. A sampling of her previous movie credit consists of Jelle de Jonge’s Weg van Jou; Mark de Cloe’s Mannenharten and Mannenharten 2; Chris W. Mitchell’s The Pool; and Ineke Houtman’s These Have been the Days and My Granpa, the Bankrobber.
She is repped by The Artists Partnership, UTA, and Lasher Group.