Los Angeles: Two-time Tony Award winner Christian Borle and Michael Potts, who will subsequent be seen within the Netflix movie “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom” have joined the second season of Fox’s “Prodigal Son”. The duo will star in recurring roles alongside protagonists Tom Payne and Michael Sheen within the serial-killer thriller drama, reported Deadline.
The collection follows Malcolm Bright (Payne), son of Martin ‘The Surgeon’ Whitley (Sheen), who as a toddler was liable for enabling the police to arrest his father. He has not seen his father in 10 years after becoming a member of Quantico. Now a profiler, previously with the FBI, till he was fired, and presently consulting for the New York Police Department, Bright is compelled to confront his father after a copycat serial killer makes use of Whitly’s strategies of killing. He finds himself drawn again into fixed contact along with his father as he should each use Whitly’s insights to assist the police resolve significantly horrible crimes and battle his personal interior demons. Borle, finest recognized for starring within the horror black comedy musical movie “Little Shop of Horrors”, will play Pete, a former friar ejected from his church for extremist views, he’s well-known for a infamous killing spree that has landed him within the psychiatric ward with Martin. He additionally turns into a key marketing consultant in Bright’s newest case.
Potts will painting Dr Brandon Marsh, Martin’s new therapist who’s determined to have a breakthrough along with his sufferers. Bellamy Young, Lou Diamond Phillips, Halston Sage, Aurora Perrineau and Frank Harts additionally star.
“Prodigal Son” is written by Chris Feder and Sam Sklaver. Lee Toland Krieger directed and govt produced the pilot.