Ethan Hawke Set to Star in Showtime’s Crime Drama Series THE WHITES – GeekTyrant

Showtime is developing a new crime drama limited series titled Whites and Ethan Hawke is ready to perform and produce it. It sounds like a great project for Hawke and the show is going to tell an interesting and engaging story.

The series description reads, “Each detective is haunted by his white whale, the mugger who got away because the justice system failed. Billy Graves (Hawke), once a rising star in his department and former member of a well-respected cop group called “Wild Geese”, walks away from NYPD Homicide and joins the Nightwatch Division, where his cases end when he gets out – but his past comes when a seemingly simple murder case involving a white whale unfolds, threatening his career, lasting friendships and family.

I’m in! The series is adapted from the novel of the same name by Richard Price and is written by a prolific Tony Award-winning playwright and screenwriter. Jez Butterworth (Ford versus Ferrari).

Whites is a project of Civic Center Media in association with MRC Television, with Rian Johnson and Ram Bergmanby T-Street and Ethan Hawke and ryan hawkeis under the influence of production.

Source: Deadline