Thomas Haden Church has actually signed up with Peacock’s upcoming live-action funny Twisted Metal, based upon the PlayStation car-combat computer game franchise of the exact same name. Church joins formerly revealed cast members Anthony Mackie (The Hurt Locker) and Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine-Nine). Church will play bad guy Representative Stone, a “post-apocalyptic highway patrolman” who will go to any ways required to impose order.

The series will follow John Doe (Mackie), a fast-talking, fast-driving Milkman dealing with devastating lorries on his objective to provide materials in this post-apocalyptic world. For an opportunity at a much better life, he is entrusted with providing a mystical plan. Beatriz will play Quiet, a spontaneous automobile burglar who forms a not likely bond with John Doe.


The Twisted Metal series is composed by Deadpool authors Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, with Michael Jonathan Smith (Cobra Kai) as showrunner. Mackie will likewise function as an executive manufacturer together with Smith, Reese, Wernick, Will Arnett (Apprehended Advancement), Marc Forman (Murderville), Jason Spire (Outside the Wire), Peter Principato (Struck & Run), Asad Qizilbash (Uncharted), Carter Swan (The Last of United States) and head of Sony Interactive Home Entertainment Worldwide Studios Hermen Hulst. Kitao Sakurai (The Eric Andre Program) has actually signed on to direct several episodes. The series is a Sony, PlayStation, and Universal Tv production.

The last Twisted Metal franchise video game was launched in 2012. Those knowledgeable about the popular video game might remember Representative Stone’s car, Crimson Fury.

Thomas Haden Church’s Enduring Profession

In 1989, Church looked like a visitor star on television shows consisting of Cheers, Booker, and 21 Dive Street. In 1990, he scored his very first significant function as Lowell Mather on NBC’s Wings, where he was a main character for 6 seasons. He left the effective funny in 1995 to take a lead function on Fox’s Ned & Stacey, opposite Debra Winger.

Church has actually appeared on the cinema in Tombstone, Sideways, Spanglish, Easy A, and The Peanutbutter Falcon. He represented Marvel Comics bad guy Sandman in Spider-Man 3 and Spider-Man: No Other Way House. For his deal with Sideways, he made an Academy Award election and won the Independent Spirit Award for best-supporting star. Church just recently appeared opposite Sarah Jessica Parker on HBO’s Divorce. He will appear in Deceptiveness Roadway with Dash Mihok, Chocolate Lizards with Carrie-Anne Moss, and Duwayne Dunham’s The Delighted Employee.

In 2003, Church made his directorial launching with Rolling Kansas, an independent movie about a trip to discover a wonderful forest of cannabis.