Monday, December 2, 2019

Development News - Sonya Cassidy, Miles J. Harvey and Phillipa Soo to Star in HBO Max Comedy Pilot 'Gumshoe'

Development News - December 2, 2019

HBO Max's Gumshoe.

  • Sonya Cassidy, Miles J. Harvey, Carla Jimenez, Max Casella and Phillipa Soo have been cast in the comedy pilot written by Aaron Brownstein and Simon Ganz. Cassidy starred for two seasons in AMC's Lodge 49. Harvey has recurred on Netflix's American Vandal. Jimenez starred for two seasons in FOX's The Mick. Casella has recurred on TBS' The Detour and Showtime's Ray Donovan. Soo was nominated for a Tony Award for her lead perforance in Hamilton.
  • The project follows sweet, optimistic young cop Cassie (Cassidy) and creepy, crime-obsessed teenager Eamon (Harvey) who secretly team up to solve a murder.
  • Jimenez will play Henrietta, a medical examiner who has strange hobbies like collecting clown dolls and stealing condiment packets from restaurants.
  • Casella will play Dennis Laramie, a confident detective who thoroughly enjoys his place of seniority in the department.
  • Soo will play Liz Chen, a Berkeley Police detective.