Los Angeles: “The Americans” alum Matthew Rhys is about to reunite with FX community with upcoming drama “The Wyrd”. Rhys may even govt produce the present, alongside his spouse and fellow “Americans” star Keri Russell, reported Variety.
Based on the Dark Horse comedian bookof the identical title, Rhys will star as Wyrd, an extraterrestrial despatched to Earth to watch humanity. “When his people don’t come back for him, he’s forced to assimilate, all while investigating paranormal activity and searching for a way home,” as per the official description. Oscar-nominated scribe Sheldon Turner will write the sequence and likewise function an govt producer.
The present might be produced by FX Productions, 20th Television and Turner and Jennifer Klein’s Vendetta Productions. Rhys most not too long ago performed the title character in HBO’s”Perry Mason” reboot, which has been renewed for a second season. He additionally featured in Tom Hanks-starrer “A Beautiful Day In the Neighborhood”. The actor had gained an Emmy for Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his position as Philip Jennings on FX’s acclaimed Cold War drama”The Americans”. The present led to 2018.