What We Know About New AT&T Series Mr. Mercedes

Mr. Mercedes is a mint thriller investigator array that is brought to we by distributors ATT Originals. The designed date for a show’s launch on a Audience network is Aug 9, 2017. The array is formed on a book ‘Mr. Mercedes’ by Stephen King. Although a uncover was creatively announced in Jul 2015, Audience did not sequence a 10-episode deteriorate until May 2016. At a same time, a expel for a radio array was announced. For anyone who enjoys a decent investigator series, this uncover looks like it is one to supplement to your ‘must watch’ list for late summer and a Fall. So, what do we know about ATT’s ‘Mr. Mercedes’ so far?

The Story

The storyline for a array is formed on a book by Stephen King. The book ‘Mr. Mercedes’ was expelled in 2014 and is a initial book of a trilogy. The second and third books in this trilogy are ‘Finders Keepers’ and ‘End of Watch’. The storyline revolves around an occurrence when a male pushing a stolen Mercedes plows into a throng during a pursuit satisfactory murdering 8 people and severely injuring many more. Detective Bill Hodges receives a minute from a male owning adult as a motorist and referring to himself as ‘Mr. Mercedes’,

The Cast

The expel for a array was primarily announced in May 2016. However, there were several problems that led to a prejudiced recasting for a show. Anton Yelchin was creatively expel for a purpose of Brady Hartsfield and Ann-Margret was set to play Ida Silver. Sadly, Anton Yelchin was tragically killed in a automobile occurrence and Ann-Margret was forced to repel due to family illness and was transposed by Holland Taylor.

Brendan Gleeson is expel in a lead purpose of Detective Bill Hodges. Gleeson is an gifted Irish actor who has played lead roles in films including ‘Calvary’, ‘In Bruges’, ‘Live by Night’, and ‘The Guard’. He also played Alastor Moody in a Harry Potter films. Following a genocide of Yelchin, Harry Treadway was expel in a purpose of Brady Hartsfield. Jharrel Jerome is set to play Jerome Robinson and Mary-Louise Parker is holding on a purpose of Janey Patterson.

Other members of a expel embody Justine Lupe, Kelly Lynch, Robert Stanton, Scott Lawrence, Ann Cusack, and Breeda Wool. It is also reported that Stephen King will play a cameo purpose in a series.


Production of ‘Mr. Mercedes’ began in early 2017 underneath Sonar Entertainment and Temple Hill Entertainment. The executive producers on a uncover embody David E. Kelly, Jack Bender, Marty Bowen, Wyck Godfrey, and Stephen King. Jack Bender is directing a series.

Reception to a Trailer

Based on reactions to a recover of a trailer, a accord among both a open and media experts is that ‘Mr. Mercedes’ is a array that will be good value watching. A stirring story by one of a best-known authors in a world, a high size cast, and a illusory directorial and prolongation group mix to give this array a intensity to attain and captivate audiences.

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