Apple TV+ has finally heard veteran actor Jon Hamm’s grievance and he finally joins the cast of Emmy-winning drama series “The Morning Show” season 3.
Earlier this year, Apple TV+ released a humorous ad in which Jon Hamm listed every major Hollywood star associated with the streamer except him, “pretty much everyone…except Jon Hamm.” And the commercial earned an Emmy nomination for Outstanding Publicity.
Jon Hamm as a corporate titan in “The Morning Show” Season 3, starring Jennifer Anniston and Resse Witherspoon on Apple TV+
Directed by Mimi Leder, “The Morning Show” is executive produced by Jennifer Aniston and Resse Witherspoon who also serve as the show’s leads, Alex and Bradley, respectively.
Now, ‘Mad Men’ star Jon Hamm will be seen with Aniston, Witherspoon and other cast ensembles on ‘The Morning Show’ Season 3, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Hamm will play the character of Paul Marks, a corporate titan.
Hamm will play Paul Marks on The Morning Show. The character is portrayed as a corporate titan who sets his sights on UBA, dragging Cory (Billy Crudup), Alex (Jennifer Aniston), and Bradley (Reese Witherspoon) into his mighty orbit.
The actor becomes the latest addition to season three of Apple’s flagship drama and joins new showrunner Charlotte Stoudt (Homeland). Production on the third season is expected to begin this month.
Premiering in November 2019, the drama series was one of the first hit series for the streamer. The show won Emmy, SAG, and Critics Choice awards for its storyline depicting the competitive world of morning news and its impact on relationships with people.
“The Morning Show” explores the unforgiving world of the morning news and the lives of the people who help wake America up in the morning. Told through the lens of two complicated women working to navigate the minefield of high-octane jobs while dealing with crises in their personal and professional lives, “The Morning Show” is a candid drama. and shameless that examines the power dynamics between women and men, and women and women, in the workplace.
Season 2 and Season 1 of The Morning Show are currently available on Apple TV+ for $4.99 per month on Apple devices and at tv.apple.com.