Defending Jacob is a new series by Apple TV plus and will star our favorite actor Chris Evans. Evans is popularly known for his role in the Marvel movies as Captain America. The show is full of the thriller genre and will debut this spring with a premiere of three episodes.
Defending Jacob finally has a premiere date, and fans of Chris Evans are already rejoicing!
The company announced this happy information on Sunday. Well, the first offering of Defending Jacob will be provided by the streaming service on Friday, which is the 24th of April. New episodes will then be followed weekly thereafter.
The show is actually adapted from the best selling novel, which goes by the same title and whose author is Willian Landay. Defending Jacob will be a thriller driven by the character and, sadly is a limited series. It will unveil around a shocking crime in a small town in Massachusetts.
The plot of Defending Jacob!
The show will center itself around an assistant district attorney whose role is played by Chris Evans. This particular character finds himself getting torn between his sworn duty to uphold justice while he is trying to maintain his unconditional love for Jacob, his son. This information is given to the people by streamer’s official description.
About the cast members in the show
This show will star Chris Evans from Avengers, Michelle Dockery from Downton Abbey, Jaeden Martell from Knives Out, Cherry Jones from Transparent, Pablo Schreiber from American Gods, Betty Gabriel from Get Out and Sakina Jaffrey from House of Cards.
The crew of the show
Mark Bomback is the person who has created as well as written and executively produced Defending Jacob. He is also present on the board as showrunner. The series is directed by Morten Tyldum, who was nominated for Academy Awards for The Imitation Game and is also an executive producer. Chris Evans, who is starring in this show, is also an executive producer alongside EPs Rosalie Swedlin and Adam Shulman.