AMC has a new father for The Son. Deadline reports Carlos Bardem has been cast in the network’s new series.
The drama is based on Philipp Meyer’s novel of the same name.
In The Son, Bardem will play the head of one of Texas’ last great dynasties. The series will chronicle the family’s multi-generational rise and fall throughout American history. This is the first American role for Bardem.
Filming on The Son is set to begin this summer, with a premiere slated for 2017.
What do you think? Have you read The Son? Will you watch the series?