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Get a First Look at Forest Whitaker’s Godfather of Harlem

Get a first look at Forest Whitaker’s Godfather of Harlem Epix has released the first photos of their upcoming crime drama series Godfather of Harlem, giving us our first look at Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker’s character Bumpy Johnson, a infamous crime boss of the 1960s. The photo also feature some of the series’ cast including Nigel …

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Jason Flemyng Signs On For Epix’s Pennyworth as Villain

Jason Flemyng signs on for Epix’s Pennyworth in villain Deadline reports that Jason Flemyng (Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels) has joined the upcoming Epix Batman prequel series Pennyworth in the villainous role of Lord Hardwood. Hardwood, who was described as “cultured, urbane, brilliant and supremely sure of himself” with a “sadistic, cruel nature [with] a veneer of charm,” is …

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Paloma Faith Joins Epix Pennyworth Series As Main Villain

Paloma Faith joins Epix Pennyworth series as main villain Comic Book Resources has brought word that the upcoming Pennyworth series at Epix has found its main villain in singer and The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus co-star Paloma Faith. Faith will portray Bet Sykes, a character described as malevolent, sharp-tongued and sadistic, marking her as a formidable villain for the …

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Ben Aldridge Joins Epix’s Pennyworth Prequel as Thomas Wayne

Ben Aldridge joins Epix’s Pennyworth prequel as Thomas Wayne Ben Aldridge (Fleabag, Skinny Dip) will be joining the previously announced Danny Cannon as Thomas Wayne in Epix’s Pennyworth, the Batman prequel that will tell the origin story of Bruce Wayne/Batman’s best friend and butler. Aldridge’s previous credits include the comedy-drama film Toast, and the TV …

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Epix’s Godfather of Harlem Adds Rafi Gavron to Cast

Epix’s Godfather of Harlem adds Rafi Gavron to cast Following the recent casting of Breaking Bad‘s Giancarlo Esposito as Adam Clayton Powell, Deadline reports that Rafi Gavron (A Star is Born, Homecoming) has officially been cast as a series regular in Epix’s upcoming crime drama series Godfather of Harlem. He’ll star alongside Academy Award winner Forest …

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Godfather of Harlem Lands Giancarlo Esposito in Starring Role

Godfather of Harlem lands Giancarlo Esposito in starring role Deadline reports that the upcoming EPIX crime drama Godfather of Harlem has landed Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul) in a starring role opposite Forest Whitaker (Black Panther, The Crying Game). Esposito will play Adam Clayton Powell, a Congressman, Baptist minister, and very influential force in …

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