AT&T AUDIENCE Network, MGM Television and Skydance Television Kick Off Season Two Production of ‘Condor’ with New Cast Additions
Emmy Award Nominee Constance Zimmer Joins Cast
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., May 14, 2019— AT&T* AUDIENCE Network today announced it has begun production on the second season of “Condor” in Toronto. “Condor” will also film on location in Budapest.
In season two, in the wake of his Uncle Bob’s death, Joe Turner is forced to return to the CIA’s tight-knit Virginia community to find the Russian traitor who’s responsible, and face the demons of his past. Returning for season two of the spy-thriller series are Max Irons (“The White Queen”) as Joe Turner, Bob Balaban (“The Monuments Men”) as Reuel Abbott, and Kristen Hager (“The Kennedys After Camelot”) as Mae Barber.
Additions to the cast this season include:
- Constance Zimmer (“House of Cards,” “UnReal”) will play ROBIN LARKIN – runs the CIC’s counterespionage unit.
- Toby Leonard Moore (“Billions”) will play GORDON PIPER – a CIA officer.
- Eric Johnson (“Vikings”) will play TRACY CRANE – a CIA officer within the CIC Counterespionage Unit and potential new love interest for Mae.
- Rose Rollins (“The Catch,”“The L Word”) will play EVA PIPER – a close friend of Mae and Gordon Piper’s wife.
- Alexei Bondar (“The Americans”) will play VASILI SIRIN – a colonel in the SVR.
- Isidora Goreshter (“Shameless”) will play EKATERINA/KAT – an FSB officer stationed in the Russian Embassy in DC who’s grown accustomed to American ways.
- Jonathan Kells Phillips (“Madam Secretary”) will play VOLK – a high ranking, clever and terrifying, FSB operative known as “The Grim Reaper”.
Jason Smilovic will continue to serve as showrunner with Todd Katzberg. Smilovic, Katzberg, Andrew McCarthy serve as executive producers, along with Shane Elrod for AT&T AUDIENCE and David Ellison, Dana Goldberg and Marcy Ross for Skydance.
AT&T AUDIENCE Network is available on DIRECTV Ch. 239 and via live streaming on the DIRECTV app and DIRECTV NOW and WatchTV.
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About AT&T AUDIENCE Network
Always Original. Always Bold. Never Ordinary. AT&T AUDIENCE Network brings fresh, provocative content exclusively to DIRECTV, AT&T U-verse and DIRECTV NOW customers. It’s committed to pushing the envelope with a growing slate of critically acclaimed original series.
Its latest lineup includes an adaptation of Stephen King’s “Mr. Mercedes” and conspiracy thriller “Condor.” Original comedies include “Loudermilk” and the industry-first polyamorous romcom “You Me Her.” AT&T AUDIENCE Network brings viewers real drama with its original documentaries “The Volunteers” and “Alone In The Game” and intimate celebrity interviews on “Off Camera with Sam Jones.” “The Dan Patrick Show” and “The Rich Eisen Show” offer sports fans live, daily news from renowned sports journalists. And “Undeniable with Dan Patrick” puts viewers front row for in-depth chats with sports icons like Ray Lewis and Oscar De La Hoya. Plus, music fans can see exclusive concerts by today’s hottest artists on AUDIENCE Music. It’s original entertainment you won’t see anywhere else.
About MGM Television
MGM Television is an award-winning, leading producer and global distributor of premium content for television and digital platforms, led by Chairman of Worldwide Television Group Mark Burnett. In addition, MGM Television has distribution rights to original productions and a robust catalogue of television episodes and feature film titles including premiere entertainment franchises such as, James Bond, Rocky, Stargate and The Hobbit trilogy. Current scripted and unscripted projects include, The Handmaid’s Tale (Hulu); the upcoming comedy series Four Weddings and a Funeral (Hulu); the upcoming modern noir drama Perpetual Grace LTD (EPIX); Fargo (FX); Vikings (HISTORY); Get Shorty (EPIX); Condor (AT&T AUDIENCE Network); The Voice (NBC); Survivor (CBS); Shark Tank (ABC); Beat Shazam (FOX); TKO: Total Knock Out (CBS); and the upcoming series Eco-Challenge for Amazon; and through its distribution entity, Orion TV Productions, the syndicated daytime courtroom series, Lauren Lake’s Paternity Court and Couples Court with The Cutlers. In addition, MGM owns Evolution Media, producers of The Real Housewives of Orange County, The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, Vanderpump Rules, Botched (E!), and the upcoming series The Hills: New Beginnings; and Big Fish Entertainment, producers of the Live PD franchise (A&E, Lifetime), the Black Ink Crew franchise for VH1, Hustle & Soul (WE tv), Love & Hip Hop Hollywood (VH1), How Far is Tattoo Far (MTV) and the upcoming series Live Rescue on A&E. MGM’s television programming regularly airs in more than 100 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.mgm.com.
About Skydance Television
Skydance Media is the diversified media company founded by David Ellison in 2010 to create high-quality, event-level entertainment for global audiences. Skydance Television, the rapidly growing and critically acclaimed television division launched in 2013, is now a leading supplier of premium scripted content to broadcast, cable, and digital platforms. Its diverse slate of original series currently includes two Emmy-nominated series, Grace and Frankie and Altered Carbon on Netflix, Condor on AT&T Audience Network, Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan on Amazon and Foundation on Apple TV+.
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