Matthew Goode (Watchmen and Stoker), Giovanni Ribisi, Colin Hanks, and Dan Fogler have been solid within the upcoming Paramount+ restricted collection The Offer, which can inform the story of the making of the traditional 1972 movie The Godfather.
Fogler will star as Francis Ford Coppola, the legendary director who helmed the movie and co-wrote the screenplay with Mario Puzo. Goode will tackle the function of legendary producer Robert Evans. Hanks will play Barry Lapidus, “a Gulf & Western executive with a lot of power over Paramount Pictures.”
Ribisi will play mob boss Joe Colombo. “In addition to running one of the notorious Five Families of the American Mafia, Colombo also founded the Italian-American Civil Rights League. The League originally opposed the making of The Godfather before Ruddy met with Colombo and secured his support.”
The Offer can be based mostly on the Oscar-winning producer Al Ruddy’s by no means earlier than revealed experiences of constructing the enduring movie that was directed by Francis Ford Coppola. Miles Teller was lately solid within the function of Al Ruddy, changing Armie Hammer who was initially solid within the collection.
The collection will include 10 episodes, and it’s being written and govt produced by Michael Tolkin (Escape at Dannemora and The Player). Ruddy will even function govt producer alongside and Leslie Greif and Nikki Toscano (Hunters) who can be serving as showrunner. Dexter Fletcher is connected to direct the primary and final block of episodes along with govt producing the collection.
Goode is a proficient actor and he’s going to be nice within the function of Robert Evans. It’ll be enjoyable to see how he brings this legendary producer to life.