‘Ghosts of Beirut’ Season 1 Launch Date on Showtime
A brand new restricted collection primarily based on “the world’s most elusive terrorist” is coming to Showtime.
Based mostly on the manhunt for army chief and founding member of the Lebanon Islamic Jihad Group, Imad Mughniyeh, the spy collection Ghosts of Beirut will premiere Sunday, Could 21 at 10/9c (and make its streaming/on demand debut two days earlier, on Friday, Could 19).
The collection — from Fauda creators Avi Issacharoff and Lior Raz — reveals “the origins of 21-year outdated Mughniyeh (also referred to as ‘The Ghost’) who emerged from obscurity and was liable for extra American deaths than some other particular person previous to 9/11. Informed from the American, Israeli and Lebanese views, the collection traces Mughniyeah’s origins from the Shiite slums of South Beirut to his masterminding of the idea of suicide bombers, a lethal tactic that led to his swift rise because the world’s most harmful terrorist,” reads the official synopsis.
Ghosts of Beirut stars Dina Shihabi (Archive 81), Dermot Mulroney (Hanna), Garret Dillahunt (Concern the Strolling Useless) and Ravi Gavron (Godfather of Harlem), amongst others
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