Thursday, May 26, 2022

Development News - Tony Nominee Ato Blankson-Wood Joins Hulu Drama Pilot 'History of a Pleasure Seeker'

Development News - May 26, 2022

Hulu's History of a Pleasure Seeker.

  • Ato Blankson-Wood has joined the cast of the drama pilot starring Carla Woodcock, Callum Kerr and Lesley-Ann Brandt. He was nominated for a Tony Award in 2020 for his featured performance in the play Slave Play
  • He will play Ntando, who grew up in the Xhosa heartlands of South Africa's Eastern Cape, and left his village to seek employment in the city, where he so distinguished himself that his boss brought him to Amsterdam to work in his own house. In Europe, Ntando has a freedom he couldn't have dreamed of - and he's enjoying it to the max.