Thursday, May 12, 2016

Casting News - 'The Killing's Joel Kinnaman to Star in Netflix's Upcoming Drama 'Altered Carbon'

Casting News - May 12, 2016

Netflix's Altered Carbon.

  • Joel Kinnaman (The Killing, House of Cards) is returning to Netflix to play the lead role on the upcoming drama based on Richard Morgan's novel of the same name. Additionally, Miguel Sapochnik (Game of Thrones) has signed on to direct the first episode. Kinnaman will play Takeshi Kovacs, an ex-elite interstellar known known as an Envoy who has been imprisoned for 500 years, and is now downloaded into a future he had tried to stop. If he can solve a single murder in a world where technology has made death nearly obsolete, he will get a chance at a new life on Earth.