Picture Supply: Getty / Lia Toby
As we eagerly await “Bridgerton” season three, Shondaland is taking a deep dive into the whodunnit crime style with a brand new White Home-based drama collection titled “The Residence.” Govt produced by Shonda Rhimes and Shondaland’s Betsy Beers, the eight-episode thriller collection is sort of assured to ship twists and turns that depart our heads spinning as we frantically hit the rewind button.
On condition that Rhimes’s identify is tied to a few of the finest thriller and drama collection lately — together with “Gray’s Anatomy,” “Easy methods to Get Away With Homicide,” “Bridgerton,” and extra — we plan to be couch-deep in a binge-watch marathon as quickly because the collection drops. Till then, study extra concerning the new Netflix collection forward.
What Is Netflix’s “The Residence” About?
The upcoming Shondaland collection relies on Kate Andersen Brower’s 2015 e-book “The Residence: Contained in the Personal World of the White Home.” The New York Instances bestseller supplies a behind-the-scenes take a look at the drama, humor, and heartbreak hid throughout the partitions of the White Home between the Kennedy and Obama administrations. “132 rooms. 157 suspects. One lifeless physique,” the present’s logline reads. “One wildly eccentric detective. One disastrous State Dinner. ‘The Residence’ is a screwball whodunnit set within the upstairs, downstairs, and backstairs of the White Home, among the many eclectic workers of the world’s most well-known mansion.”
The collection will likely be run by “Scandal”‘s Paul William Davies, who can even government prouce alongside Rhimes and Betsy Beers.
Who’s within the Forged of “The Residence” on Netflix?
On Feb. 1, Netflix introduced that Uzo Aduba will play the collection lead, Cordelia Cupp, in “The Residence.” Just a few weeks later, on Feb. 27, the streaming platform introduced 11 new solid members, first reported by Selection. The solid contains “Brooklyn 9-9” actor Andre Braugher as White Home Chief Usher, “The Wire”‘s Edwina Findley because the White Home butler, “Dr. Demise”‘s Molly Griggs as Lilly Schumacher, and “Nearly Well-known”‘s Jason Lee as President Perry Morgan’s youthful brother Tripp Morgan.
The collection can even star “Celebration Down”‘s Ken Marino as President Morgan’s oldest good friend and trusted advisor, “Stranger Issues“‘s Al Mitchell as head butler and maître d’, Dan Perrault as head of the presidential element for the key service, “Our Flag Means Demise” star Bronson Pinchot as an government pastry chef, “This Is Us” actor Susan Kelechi Watson as a rising White Home Assistant Usher, “The Wire”‘s Isiah Whitlock Jr. as Chief of Police Larry Dokes, and Mary Wiseman as government chef Marvella.