In 2018, James Comey’s e-book A Higher Loyalty was revealed. The account, which Comey started writing after being fired from his place as director of the FBI, was an autobiography, discussing his profession in addition to his relationship with President Donald Trump, the person liable for his firing.
Now, Showtime is adapting the e-book for the small display screen. The Comey Rule stars Jeff Daniels as Comey, and goes via the times main as much as the 2016 presidential election and Trump’s first a number of months in workplace. The remainder of the solid contains Brendan Gleeson as Trump, House of Cards’ Michael Kelly as Andrew McCade, Holly Hunter as Sally Yates, Peter Coyote as Robert Mueller, Kinglsey Ben-Adir as Barack Obama, and Joe Lo Truglio as Jeff Sessions.
The present, quite than focusing solely on Comey, is being described as “the story of two powerful figures, Comey and Trump, whose strikingly different personalities, ethics and loyalties put them on a collision course.”
The trailer is surreal to observe, as many well-known faces recreate the occasions of the strangest election in current reminiscence, proper earlier than the 2020 presidential election is about to start.
The collection will premiere over two nights on Showtime, starting Sept. 27.