is one of television’s best actors. He was part of HBO’s celebrated series Hung and now it appears he’s moving on to another show.
It was earlier reported thatwas developing a series called L.A. Noir. Now, Darabont wants Thomas Jane to join the cast of the show. L.A. Noir is based on the book L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of America’s Most Seductive City by John Buntin. This has no relation to the 2011 video game from Rockstar with the same name. Darabont wants Jane to play the role of Bugsy Siegel. It is still unclear how big the part really is.
The pilot of the show already has Jon Bernthal (The Walking) who plays Joe Teague, the LA cop which is the center of the show. Also in the series is, Jeffrey DeMunn, Andrew Rothenberg and Milo Ventimiglia. Guest starring on the pilot is (Shaun of the Dead, Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol).
For more on this news, go check out The Hollywood Reporter.