Monday, October 1, 2018

Development News - Merritt Wever to Play Female Lead on HBO Comedy Pilot 'Run'

Development News - October 1, 2018

HBO's Run.

  • Merritt Wever will play the female lead opposite Domhnall Gleeson on the comedy pilot written by Vicky Jones. She has won two Emmy Awards for her supporting performances in Showtime's Nurse Jackie and Netflix's Godless. She has also recurred on AMC's The Walking Dead and FOX's New Girl. She next stars alongside Toni Collette in the Netflix limited series Unbelievable.
  • She will play Ruby Dixie, an American family woman who functions like clockwork, but feels like a fraud. Having packed away her younger self for the sake of other people, she is finally taking steps to reinvent her path.