There is a new series in the town and it will have Jeff Bridges as the lead. The Old Man Season 1 is one of the much-awaited dramas that the world wanted to watch. Inspired by Thomas Perry’s novel having the same name, The Old Man Season 1 has announced its release, and it is sooner than you can anticipate. So, when is it and what is the recent news?
The Old Man Season 1 Release Date
Good news, The Old Man Season 1 is slated to release on 16th June and it will be airing on FX. Jonathan E.
Steinberg, Dan Shotz, Robert Levine, David Schiff, Warren Littlefield, and Jon Watts have active roles as executive producers, creators, and even directors. As a matter of fact, Jon Watts has also given his directorial vision for the first two episodes of The Old Man Season one and it will be included in the special two-part premiere.
However, The Old Man Season one was originally scheduled for a 2020 release. Since the covid-19 pandemic happened, the creators were forced to stop production to follow the mandates. And once these mandates were lifted, the crew resumed filming in the fall.
But then again there were multiple delays since Bridges got diagnosed with leukemia back in October. Thus, even after a lot of initial hiccups on the way, The Old Man Season 1 finally got a release date.
How Many Episodes Will Be There In The Old Man Season 1?
According to new updates, The Old Man Season 1 will have only seven episodes. We have already mentioned that the first two episodes will be airing on the premiere date. And the rest episodes will be running every Thursday to provide the latest episodes.
Where And When To Watch The Old Man Season 1?
The Old Man Season 1 will be airing on FX at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Besides, those who have streaming services can watch The Old Man Season 1 on Hulu the very next day. There is leaked news that The Old Man Season one will be streaming on Star+ in Latin America and in Disney+ for all other countries having this option.
The Old Man Season 1 Storyline And Cast
Thomas Perry’s famous novel is the main source that made this series possible. Jeff Bridges is the lead of the series. He will be playing the role of Dan Chase who has been a former CIA agent. He has remained off the public eye and his usual CIA works for decades.
But one day, a mysterious assassin starts to target him. So, ultimately, he was forced to come out of hiding. Later finds out Harold Harper, his former friend whom he had left in the past along with his other belongings was the one chasing him.
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John Lithgow will be seen as Harold Harper in The Old Man Season 1. The cast is quite prolific and some of the famous faces of the industry are present in the high-profile series. Joining Bridges as co-stars and CIA operatives are E.J. Bonilla, Gbenga Akinnagbe, and Alia Shawkat who will come together to find out Dan.
On the other hand, Amy Brenneman is going to be seen as Zoe. She is an ordinary woman who had a simple life until she was unknowingly dragged into this thrilling case. Her only mistake was that she had given Dan a room for rent.
Apart from these characters, we also know that Leem Lubany, Pej Vahdat, and even Bill Heck will be there in The Old Man Season 1. But the role assigned to them has not been disclosed yet.
The Old Man Season 1 Trailer
Check out the new trailer for the first season of The Old Man, which stars Jeff Bridges.
So, how many of you are excited to indulge in some thrill with The Old Man Season 1?