What is Captain America going to do when he’s not saving the world? (Yes, that could be a Man of Steel soundtrack joke, and sure, I do know it’s not franchise-appropriate.) As it seems, he’s going to make a TV present with one of many largest firms on the planet.
The trailer for the brand new Apple TV Plus collection Defending Jacob has Chris Evans, who stars in and government produces the present, entrance and middle. Based off of the 2012 novel by William Landay, the collection follows assistant district lawyer Andy Barber (Evans), whose 14-year-old son Jacob (Jaeden Martell) is accused of homicide. Downton Abbey’s Michelle Dockery fills out the primary forged as Laurie, Andy’s spouse. Cherry Jones and J. Okay. Simmons additionally seem within the new trailer.
This is Evans’ first vital TV position in nearly 20 years (the final being 2000 teen drama Opposite Sex), and is much more notable for being the actor’s first actual main position post-Marvel (and certainly one of Apple’s large new calling playing cards relating to breaking into the streaming recreation).
Defending Jacob is created and written by Mark Bomback (War for the Planet of the Apes), and directed and government produced by Morten Tyldum (The Imitation Game). The collection is ready to run for eight episodes, debuting on April 24.