Certain, everyone could also be buzzing about Hawkeye on Disney+, however there’s one other Jeremy Renner sequence that ought to be in your radar as nicely. Paramount has launched a recent trailer for Mayor of Kingstown, a brand new drama sequence from Taylor Sheridan (Yellowstone) and Hugh Dillon (Durham County).
The ten-episode sequence will debut on Paramount+ and might be centered across the McLusky household – energy brokers in Kingstown, Michigan the place the enterprise of incarceration is the one thriving business. Tackling themes of systemic racism, corruption and inequality, the sequence gives a stark take a look at their try and carry order and justice to a city that has neither. “I’m excited to dig into the complicated and rough-around-the-edges character of Mike McLusky (the Mayor of Kingstown),” mentioned Jeremy Renner in a statement when he signed on to star within the sequence. “In a world in any other case forgotten in society, Mike serves as a flawed system of checks and balances. Taylor has delivered to life a layered and poignant universe that’s not solely extremely intriguing but additionally extra related than ever.” Along with Jeremy Renner, Mayor of Kingstown additionally stars Kyle Chandler Diane Wiest, Hugh Dillion, Taylor Handley, Emma Laird, and Tobi Bamtefa.
Simply going by the Mayor of Kingstown trailer seen above, the sequence appears to be like to have some critical potential. It additionally has some additional expertise behind-the-scenes as Antoine Fuqua (The Responsible) directed the primary episode and in addition serves as an govt producer. “When Taylor informed me about Mayor of Kingstown, I instantly wished to be part of it,” Fuqua mentioned. “The sequence gives a complete look into the brutal jail system the place sociopolitical points run rampant. Prisons are a forgotten world to a lot of the inhabitants and but symbolize a microcosm of society as a complete.“
Mayor of Kingstown will debut on Paramount+ on November 14, 2021.