The cast of Manifesto is getting bigger. Deadline reports Michael Nouri (pictured) and Ben Weber have joined the upcoming Discovery Channel TV series.
The scripted drama tells “the story of how FBI agent Jim “Fitz” Fitzgerald (Sam Worthington) deployed a radical approach to intelligence gathering to take down Ted Kaczynski (Paul Bettany), also known as the “Unabomber,” one of the most infamous criminal masterminds in the world.” The cast includes Jane Lynch, Chris Noth, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Mark Duplass, Lynn Collins, Jeremy Bobb, Katja Herbers, and Brían F. O’Byrne.
Nouri will play Penthouse founder Bob Guccione and Weber has been cast as “Andy Genelli, former head of the Unabom Task Force.” Discovery Channel has not yet announced a premiere date for Manifesto.
What do you think? Are you interested in the cast of the Unabomber? Will you watch Manifesto?