August 8, 2022

Shifting gears from the lifetime of former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick, Joseph Gordon-Levitt has simply landed his subsequent mission in Peacock’s Poker Face. Selection experiences that Gordon-Levitt is the most recent large reveal within the sequence that hails from Rian Johnson, following the beforehand introduced Natasha Lyonne. Whereas not a lot is thought surrounding the sequence, which was given the inexperienced mild by NBCUniversal’s streaming service again in March 2021, it’s being billed as a thriller drama that facilities round Lyonne’s character unraveling a distinct homicide every episode. Together with the thriller behind the plot, we even have but to seek out out precisely who Gordon-Levitt shall be becoming a member of the forged as, and if his function is to be as a sequence common or recurring.


For Gordon-Levitt and Johnson, the present would be the third time the pair have teamed up on a mission, the primary being nearly twenty years in the past in 2005 for Brick. The darkish neo-noir movie noticed Gordon-Levitt within the main function of the thriller crime function. At the moment, followers can see the longtime Hollywood actor in Showtime’s Tremendous Pumped: The Battle for Uber. The primary season of the anthology sequence follows the rise and fall of Uber’s CEO, Travis Kalanick (Gordon-Levitt) and in addition stars Kerry Bishé, Kyle Chandler, and Uma Thurman.

And if what we learn about Gordon-Levitt’s latest mission is any indication, we’re pondering that his background in mysteries, motion flicks, and thrillers will turn out to be useful. With quite a few credit below his belt, together with time-hopping in Looper, revealing secrets and techniques and working from the federal government in Snowden, and taking up Bane and his cronies in The Darkish Knight Rises, Gordon-Levitt has proved to be greater than his breakout function in third Rock From the Solar – though we beloved that present too!

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He’s additionally transferred his expertise to the realm of writing and directing, which he did in addition to starred in each the movie Don Jon and the Apple dramedy Mr. Corman. Quickly, he’ll be taking up the world of Disney with a starring function of their live-action tackle the basic favourite, Pinocchio. Starring alongside Gordon-Levitt, who shall be voicing Jiminy Cricket within the Robert Zemeckis directed movie, shall be Tom Hanks, Cynthia Erivo, Luke Evans, Benjamin Evan Ainsworth, Keegan-Michael Key, and Lorraine Bracco. The movie is slated for a launch to Disney+ in September later this 12 months.

With a lot star energy circling the waters for Peacock’s upcoming crime primarily based thriller sequence, Poker Face, we are able to’t wait to listen to who would be the subsequent in line so as to add their title to the decision sheet.


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