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[11/10/21 - 06:00 AM]
Starz Announces Peter Greene, Ayomide Adegun and Jeremy Bobb Added to "The Continental" Ensemble Cast
They join previously announced cast members Colin Woodell as the series lead Winston Scott the younger version of the iconic character from the "John Wick" film franchise, whose origin story is told through the event series.

[10/19/21 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, October 19
Updates include: ABC orders comedy "The Son in Law" to pilot; Pablo Schreiber cast in Hulu's "Candy"; and Matt Walsh to visit "Ghosts" on CBS.

[10/18/21 - 11:38 PM]
Development Update: Monday, October 18
Updates include: FX on Hulu cancels "Y: The Last Man"; Corbin Bernsen to return for ABC's "L.A. Law" reboot series; and Mel Gibson is the first to be cast in Starz's "The Continental."

[12/13/18 - 11:00 AM]
Starz Signs Exclusive Two-Year Deal with Writer and Producer Heather Zuhlke
Under the pact, Zuhlke will develop new projects exclusively for the network and join the writing staff of the drama series "The Continental" from Starz and Lionsgate as co-executive producer.

[01/12/18 - 11:33 AM]
Starz and Lionsgate Developing Television Series Adaptation of Blockbuster "John Wick" Franchise
"The Continental" series will be set in the John Wick universe, focusing on the inner workings of the exclusive Continental Hotel which serves as a refuge for assassins.







CONTINENTAL, THE (STARZ)
Premieres in TBA 2022 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
???
STATUS:
new in 2022/2023 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (3 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from Starz's press release, November 2021) STARZ today announced Peter Greene (Training Day, For Life), Ayomide Adegun and Jeremy Bobb (Russian Doll, The Knick) will join the cast of the special event series "The Continental," an adaptation of the blockbuster Lionsgate film franchise John Wick, coming to STARZ in the U.S. and STARZPLAY across its complete footprint in Europe, Latin America, and Japan. The event series is produced for STARZ by Lionsgate Television. Peter Greene has been cast in the role of "Uncle Charlie;" Ayomide Adegun has been cast in the role of "Charon;" Jeremy Bobb has been cast in the role of "Mayhew." They join previously announced cast members Colin Woodell as the series lead "Winston Scott" the younger version of the iconic character from the John Wick film franchise, whose origin story is told through the event series; Hubert Point-Du Jour as "Miles," Jessica Allain as "Lou," Mishel Prada as "KD," Nhung Kate as "Yen," Mel Gibson as "Cormac," and Ben Robson as "Frankie." "The Continental" will explore the origin behind the hotel-for-assassins, the centerpiece of the John Wick universe, through the eyes and actions of a young Winston Scott who is dragged into the Hell-scape of a 1975 New York City to face a past he thought he'd left behind. Winston charts a deadly course through the New York's mysterious underworld in a harrowing attempt to seize the iconic hotel, which serves as the meeting point for the world's most dangerous criminals.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Ayomide Adegun as Charon
· Ben Robson as Frankie
· Colin Woodell as Winston Scott
· Hubert Point-Du Jour as Miles
· Jeremy Bobb as Mayhew
· Jessica Allain as Lou
· Mel Gibson as Cormac
· Mishel Prada as KD
· Nhung Kate as Yen
· Peter Greene as Uncle Charlie
CREW INFORMATION:
· Albert Hughes as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Basil Iwanyk as EP
· Chad Stahelski as EP
· David Leitch as EP
· Derek Kolstad as EP
· Erica Lee as EP
· Greg Coolidge as CRTR/EP
· Kirk Ward as CRTR/EP
· Marshall Persinger as EP
· Paul Wernick as EP
· Rhett Reese as EP
· Shawn Simmons as EP
GENRE(S):
· based on a feature film
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Lionsgate Television
· Thunder Road Pictures