Julia Roberts and Sean Penn star in Gaslitthe new series registered starzplay. Vision in an unedited key of Watergate, the show is preparing to debut on the video streaming platform. Below, therefore, the first images and the trailer shared recently.
starzplaythe international premium streaming service from Starzrecently released the trailer, poster and the character poster of the characters of Gaslit. The platform previously announced that the limited series will premiere Sunday 24th April on the video streaming service in Europe, Latin America and Japan and on Starz in the United States and Canada. Gaslit it is a modern vision of the Watergatewhich focuses on the untold stories and forgotten characters of the scandal – from the bumbling and opportunistic subordinates of Nixonto the deranged zealots who support and abet their crimes, to the tragic whistleblowers who ultimately brought down the whole horrific enterprise.
Gaslit, what to expect from the new series with Julia Roberts and Sean Penn
The series will focus on Martha Mitchellplayed by Julia Roberts. With a big personality, Martha is a celebrity of Arkans high society, wife of the loyal attorney general of Nixon, John Mitchellinterpreted by Sean Penn. Despite her party affiliation, she is the first person to publicly sound the alarm about Nixon’s involvement in the Watergate, causing both the presidency and his personal life to unravel. As Attorney General, John Mitchell is Nixon’s most trusted adviser and best friend. Capricious, foul-mouthed and ruthless – but hopelessly in love with his outspoken and famous wife – he will find himself forced to choose between Martha and the president.
Gaslit also stars Dan Stevens as John Dean, Betty Gilpin as Mo Dean, Shea Whigham as G. Gordon Liddy and Darby Camp as Marty Mitchell. Gaslit is based on the first season of the acclaimed podcast Slow burn and is created and produced by Robbie Pickering with Matt Ross as director and executive producer. Sam Esmail and Chad Hamilton are executive producers through their production company Esmail Corp, along with UCP. Julia Roberts also serves as an executive producer with her Red Om Films banner alongside co-executive producers Lisa Gillan and Marisa Yeres Gill and with Anonymous Content and Slate executive producers Gabriel Roth and Josh Levin. Leon Nayfakh, who created the podcast, was the project consultant. The series is produced by UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group, for STARZ.
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