Liam Hemsworth’s action series for Quibi gets a title in first key art
Quibi has revealed the official title for Liam Hemsworth and Christoph Waltz’s forthcoming action thriller series which will now be called as Most Dangerous Game. This project will be Hemsworth’s first major TV role in an American series after more than 10 years since starring in Australian TV shows such as Neighbors and The Elephant Princess. The title announcement also came with the release of the series’ first key art, which you can check out in the gallery below!
Created by writer Nick Santora (Scorpion, Prison Break) and CBS Television Studios, Most Dangerous Game will follow the story of a terminally ill man named Dodge Maynard who will do anything to provide for his pregnant wife before he dies. In the throws desperation, he accepts an offer to participate in a deadly game, only to discover that he’s not the hunter, but he is the prey.
The series will be led by Liam Hemsworth (The Hunger Games film franchise) as Dodge Maynard and Academy Award-winning actor Christoph Waltz (Django Unchained, No Time to Die) as Miles Sellers. It will also feature Sarah Gadon (Dracula Untold), Zach Cherry (Succession), Aaron Poole (The Captive), Christopher Webster (American Assassin) , Billy Burke (The Twilight Saga) and Natasha Bordizzo (The Society, Guns Akimbo).
Santora will also serve as executive producer for the project, along with director Phil Abraham (Mad Men, Daredevil), Gordon Gray and Silver Reel Pictures.
Quibi, which is short for “Quick Bites” is scheduled to have its launch on April 6, 2020, with already more than a billion dollars raised from its investors. It has a number of projects currently in development. Guillermo del Toro, Sam Raimi, Catherine Hardwick, Steven Spielberg, Paul Feig, Anna Kendrick, Laurence Fishburne, and Don Cheadle are eight of the many producers and talents who are working hard on the production of the said projects
The streaming service, founded by Jeffrey Katzenberg and Meg Whitman, is set to feature shows that run for two to four hours in length and are broken down into parts that are no longer than 10 minutes in length.