Ordered a new comedy series starring Kerry Washington

Last modified: Saturday 14 May 2022 at 08:38

Kerry Washington and Delroy Lindo (c)ABC/FOX

As part of its Onyx Collective initiative, Disney has commissioned the series Unprisoned, starring Kerry Washington. The comedy series also stars Delroy Lindo, who is about to begin filming for the Marvel movie Blade. Everything about the new comedy series here!

What is the Unprisoned series about?

The comedy series Unprisoned follows messy but perfectionist relationship therapist and single parent Paige Alexander (Kerry Washington) whose life is turned upside down when her father Edwin (Delroy Lindo) gets out of prison and moves in with her and their teenage son. The series is based on the experiences of series creator Tracy McMillan.

These are the series stars of the Unprisoned series

The US series stars Kerry Washington as Paige and Delroy Lindo as Edwin. The role of the 16-year-old son Finn is still vacant.

How do you know the series stars of the series Unprisoned?

You might know Kerry Washington from the series Little Fires Everywhere and Scandal. In addition, she has appeared in the films “Django Unchained“, “Mr & Mrs Smith” and “Fantastic Four“ played along. Washington will be joined by executive producer Pilar Savone via Simpson Street to produce. Simpson Street is currently producing the drama series “Reasonable Doubt“, also by Onyx Collectiveat ABC Signature.

Delroy Lindo was last seen on the screen in the series The Good Fight and Blood & Oil. He had memorable film roles in “The Cider House Rules“, “heist“, “ransom” and “Get Shorty‘ and previously garnered critical acclaim for a trio of films starring Spike Lee: ‘Clockers“, “Crooklyn” and “Malcolm X“. Lindo will also be collaborating this summer with the production of “blades” for the Marvel Studios and also star in Neil Gaiman’s miniseries Anansi Boys.

Who is behind the series Unprisoned?

The series “Unprisoned‘ by Tracy McMillan. The series is executive produced by Yvette Lee Bowser, Joy Gorman Wettels and Jen Braeden. The production companies are ABC Signature, Anonymous Content, Onyx Collective and Simpson Street on board. International distribution is provided by the Disney+ streaming service. The series will be streamed in the US on the Hulu streaming platform as part of Onyx Collective. Outside of the US, it will be available to stream accordingly on Disney+.

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