Matthew McConaughey, Woody Harrelson to Star in Apple TV Plus Comedy
The True Detective boys are getting the band again collectively.
Matthew McConaughey and Woody Harrelson have signed on to workforce up once more in a brand new comedy collection for Apple TV+, TVLine has realized. The untitled scripted comedy is billed as “a heartfelt odd couple love story” that facilities on “the unusual and exquisite bond” between the 2 actors. “Matthew and Woody’s friendship is examined when their mixed households try to reside collectively on Matthew’s ranch in Texas,” per the official synopsis. (From the outline, it seems like McConaughey and Harrelson are taking part in fictionalized variations of themselves right here, however Apple declined to offer any additional character particulars.)
Emmy winner David West Learn (Schitt’s Creek) will create the collection and function an govt producer. Learn can be the creator of Apple TV+’s upcoming collection The Large Door Prize, starring Chris O’Dowd and premiering later this month on the streamer.
McConaughey and Harrelson final shared the display as Louisiana detectives Rust Cohle and Marty Hart within the freshman season of True Detective, which aired on HBO in 2014. (Each actors earned Emmy nominations for his or her performances.) Additionally they co-starred within the 1999 film EDtv. McConaughey’s different TV credit embrace Eastbound & Down and Intercourse and the Metropolis. Harrelson first broke out as bartender Woody Boyd on Cheers; he’s subsequent set to star reverse Justin Theroux in HBO’s upcoming Watergate retelling White Home Plumbers.
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