Rupert Grint Joins Cast of Untitled M. Night Shyamalan Series for Apple
Rupert Grint (Ron Weasley) has joined the cast of a new and currently untitled series from M. Night Shyamalan and British television writer Tony Basgallop! Deadline Hollywood writes that Rupert has taken a supporting role on the show, which will be a psychological thriller and distributed by Apple.
While we don’t know what the plot of the series will be yet, we do have some more information. According to Deadline Hollywood‘s report, Rupert joins Lauren Ambrose and Nell Tiger Free in the series’ cast. Additionally, it sounds as though Rupert will be playing the younger brother of Ambrose’s character.
The plot of the series has not been revealed, but we hear it follows parents Dorothy (Ambrose) and Sean Turner, who have hired young nanny Leanne to help care for their newborn child. Grint will play Julian Pearce, Dorothy’s (Ambrose) younger brother.
The series was created by Tony Basgallop, who will write and serve as an executive producer. M. Night Shyamalan is serving as an executive producer through his Blinding Edge Pictures. He will also direct the first episode.
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