Ellen Barkin has been tapped to star in an episode of Peacock’s Poker Face, a secret show series from Rian Johnson, his T-Street banner and MRC Television.
Subtleties of Barkin’s role, as well as plot details of the anthology-like series are being left hidden.
She joins recently declared cast, including Natasha Lyonne, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Chloë Sevigny, Dascha Polanco, Lil Rel Howery, Adrien Brody, Stephanie Hsu, Benjamin Bratt and David Castañeda.
This denotes the main TV series for Knives Out and Star Wars movie producer Johnson who is the maker, essayist and director of Poker Face and will likewise leader produce close by T-Street accomplice Ram Bergman and the organization’s TV president Nena Rodrigue. Lyonne additionally will act as a leader maker by means of her Animal Pictures. The organization’s Maya Rudolph and Danielle Renfrew Behrens will co-leader produce.
Barkin is falling off her featuring role as Janine “Smurf” Cody in Animal Kingdom, which broadcasted for four seasons on TNT. She’ll next be seen in Netflix activity parody The Out-Laws. Barkin is repped by The Gersh Agency, Bond Artists Management and lawyer Nina Shaw.