Apple TV+ has finally heard the grievance of veteran actor Jon Hamm and he is finally joining the cast of the Emmy award-winning drama series “The Morning Show” season 3.
Earlier this year, Apple TV+ released a humorous ad in which Jon Hamm listed all the big Hollywood stars associated with streamer but him, “pretty much everyone… but Jon Hamm.” And the ad bagged an Emmy nomination for outstanding commercial.
Jon Hamm as a corporate titan in “The Morning Show” season 3, along with 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 leads of the show, Alex and Bradley, respectively.
Now, the star of the successful series “Mad Men”, Jon Hamm will be seen with Aniston, Witherspoon, and other cast ensembles of “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 described as a corporate titan who sets his sights on UBA, pulling Cory (Billy Crudup), Alex (Jennifer Aniston) and Bradley (Reese Witherspoon) into his powerful orbit.
The actor becomes the latest addition to season three of Apple’s flagship drama and joins new showrunner Charlotte Stoudt (Homeland). Production on season three is poised to begin this month.
Premiering in November 2019, the drama series has been one of the first successful series for the streamer. The show has earned Emmy, SAG, and Critics Choice awards for its storyline depicting the competitive world of morning news and its impact on people’s relations.
“The Morning Show” explores the cutthroat world of morning news and the lives of the people who help America wake up in the morning. Told through the lens of two complicated women working to navigate the minefield of high-octane jobs while facing crises in both their personal and professional lives, “The Morning Show” is an unapologetically candid drama that looks at 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 across Apple devices and at tv.apple.com.