A Gentleman in Moscow is coming quickly to Showtime. The cable community introduced the premiere date for the collection with the discharge of first-look pictures.
Starring Ewan McGregor, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Alexa Goodall, Johnny Harris, and Fehinti Balogun, Leah Harvey, Paul Ready, John Heffernan, Lyès Salem, Björn Hlynur Haraldsson, Dee Ahluwalia, and Anastasia Hille, the collection is predicated on the novel by Amor Towles and follows Count Alexander Ilyich Rostov as he’s pressured into home arrest after the Russian Revolution.
Showtime revealed extra concerning the collection in a press launch.
“SHOWTIME immediately launched first-look photographs from the brand new eight-episode collection A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW and introduced it should premiere Friday, March 29 on streaming and on demand for Paramount+ subscribers with the Paramount+ with SHOWTIME plan earlier than its on-air debut on Paramount+ with SHOWTIME on Sunday, March 31 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The collection additionally will premiere on Paramount+ on March 29 in Canada, the UK and Australia with extra Paramount+ worldwide territories to comply with at a later date.
An adaptation of Amor Towles’ internationally best-selling novel, A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW follows Count Alexander Rostov, performed by Emmy® Award-winning actor Ewan McGregor (Star Wars franchise, Halston, Trainspotting), who, within the aftermath of the Russian Revolution, finds that his gilded previous has positioned him on the unsuitable facet of historical past. Spared rapid execution, he’s banished by a Soviet tribunal to an attic room within the opulent Hotel Metropol and threatened with demise if he ever units foot exterior once more. As the years go and among the most tumultuous many years in Russian historical past unfold exterior the resort’s doorways, Rostov’s decreased circumstances present him entry right into a a lot bigger world of emotional discovery. As he builds a brand new life inside the partitions of the resort, he discovers the true worth of friendship, household and love.
Alongside McGregor, the collection stars Mary Elizabeth Winstead (Ahsoka,Kate, Birds of Prey) as glamorous, self-made movie actress Anna Urbanova; Alexa Goodall (The Devil’s Hour, Lockwood and Co) because the Count’s unlikely younger good friend Nina; Johnny Harris (Without Sin, This Is England ’86) as conflicted secret police officer Osip; and Fehinti Balogun (Dune, I May Destroy You) as Mishka, the Count’s greatest good friend from college. Additional solid contains Leah Harvey (Foundation), Paul Ready (Motherland, The Terror), John Heffernan (Becoming Elizabeth, The Pursuit of Love), Lyès Salem (Coupez, Abou Leila), Björn Hlynur Haraldsson (Lamb, The Witcher),Dee Ahluwalia (Consent, Sex Education) and Anastasia Hille (I Hate Suzie Too).
A GENTLEMAN IN MOSCOW is produced by Lionsgate Television in affiliation with Paramount. Ben Vanstone (All Creatures Great and Small, The Last Kingdom) serves as government producer and showrunner on the collection, which is the primary manufacturing to return by means of Lionsgate’s first look cope with Tom Harper’s firm Popcorn Storm Pictures. Harper (War and Peace, Peaky Blinders) may also government produce alongside Ewan McGregor, Sharon Hughff, (Three Pines), Pancho Mansfield (Queen of the South), Moonriver TV’s Xavier Marchand (Nautilus, Mrs. Harris Goes to Paris) and the novel’s author, New York Times best-selling writer Amor Towles. BAFTA® Award-winning director and Emmy nominee Sam Miller (Surface, I May Destroy You, Luther)serves as director to pick out episodes and government producer. Sarah O’Gorman (The Witcher, The Last Kingdom) additionally serves as director.”
The teaser trailer and pictures for the brand new collection are under.
What do you think? Do you intend to observe this new Showtime collection?