September 09, 2019

Amanda Peet, Christian Slater to Star on ‘Dirty John’ Season 2 – Here’s the New ‘Twisted’ Love Story
Amanda Peet (“The Romanoffs”) and Christian Slater (“Mr. Robot) will star on the second season of “Dirty John,” which is titled “Dirty John: The Betty Broderick Story,” USA Network revealed Monday.The first season of the anthology series aired on Bravo and starred Eric Bana and Connie Britton in a story based on the “Dirty John” true-crime podcast. As previously announced, the show is moving to USA for Season 2 and will follow all-new characters and a new true-crime tale.According to the cable channel, “this second installment will be based on another epic true tale of love gone wrong — a story that spans the 1960s to the ’80s, through the breakdown of a marriage that Oprah deemed one of ‘America’s messiest divorces’ even before it ended in double homicide.”Also Read: Fall TV 2019: Premiere Dates for New and Returning Shows (Photos)Peet will play Betty Broderick, the perfect Southern California blonde wife and mother. Married to her handsome college boyfriend Dan, played by Slater, Betty charms everyone she meets. After years of sacrifice and suffering while supporting Dan through both medical and law school until he exploded into the San Diego legal community as a superstar, Betty is finally enjoying the fruits of their labors. That is, until Dan hires Linda, a bright, beautiful young woman without baggage with whom he can happily forget the struggles of his past. Betty’s attempts to fight back and enraged refusals to accept reality only serve to isolate and destabilize her until she loses her very identity. And Dan’s cold confidence blinds him to the bear he has created, and won’t stop poking … until it’s too late.“Dirty John” Season 1, which was based on the Los Angeles Times articles and breakout true-crime podcast of the same name, premiered on Bravo in 2018. In May of this year, it was announced the UCP-produced show would move to USA Network for its second season.“The first season of ‘Dirty John’ was a story of twisted love and coercive control – and both these insidious elements are also present in and integral to the story of Betty Broderick, whom I have wanted to write about since I became a writer,” said series creator Alexandra Cunningham. “I can’t wait to see Amanda and Christian bring it to life.”Also Read: Bravo's 'Dirty John' Moves to USA Network for Season 2Season 2 — which is currently in production in Los Angeles — is written by Cunningham, who executive produces along with Jessica Rhoades (“The Affair,” “Sharp Objects”), Britton, Atlas Entertainment and Los Angeles Times Studios.The directors of season 2 will be led by Maggie Kiley (“Riverdale”) who will serve as co-executive producer/director on the season and direct four episodes, including the premiere and finale episodes. Additional directors for the season include Kat Candler (“Queen Sugar”), Meera Menon (“The Terror”), Shannon Kohli (“The Magicians”) and Cunningham, who will make her directorial debut.The series is co-produced with Netflix, which has first-run rights to the series outside of the U.S.Peet is represented by Gersh, Management 360 and HJTH. Slater is represented by UTA.Read original story Amanda Peet, Christian Slater to Star on ‘Dirty John’ Season 2 – Here’s the New ‘Twisted’ Love Story At TheWrap
Related Stories
Latest News
Top news around the world
Coronavirus Disease

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by a newly discovered coronavirus.

Most people infected with the COVID-19 virus will experience mild to moderate respiratory illness and recover without requiring special treatment. Older people, and those with underlying medical problems like cardiovascular disease, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease, and cancer are more likely to develop serious illness.

Around the World

Celebrity News

> Latest News in Media

Watch It
Tekashi 6ix9ine Says He Didn't Disrespect Nipsey Hussle | TMZ
August 14, 2020
1nlQv0c2vbQ
Howard Univ. Prez Says Kamala Harris Inspires Students on Both Sides of Aisle | TMZ
August 14, 2020
hMm65VXzGgY
Steve-O Duct Tapes Himself to Hollywood Billboard to Promote Project | TMZ
August 13, 2020
kTtBMDVW9D8
'Euphoria' Costume Designer on Matching the Characters With Colors Schemes
August 14, 2020
7fVFOoCVVPE
'Nailed It' Host Nicole Byer on Making Emmy History and Her Quarantine Plans
August 13, 2020
1OGtQlJAgaQ
How 'The Mandalorian' Score Found The New 'Star Wars' Sound
August 13, 2020
aQIcZbzr9Wk
Indian Matchmaking’s’ Nadia is crushing on this other Netflix star | Page Six Celebrity News
August 12, 2020
7lXTrht4pBY
Rebecca Minkoff shares her favorite clean skincare and makeup products | Page Six Celebrity News
August 12, 2020
kJRcqFs5e7M
Doctors slam critics of Cardi B’s ‘WAP’ song: Don’t shame ‘healthy’ women | Page Six Celebrity News
August 12, 2020
N_bJa1DMT9A
Meghan Markle Says "It's Good to Be Home" After Royal Exit
August 14, 2020
U-2x3O9eF0E
Shania Twain Rereleasing Hit Album "The Woman In Me" | E! News
August 14, 2020
W4waUOba-rk
Bella Twins Document Postpartum Life 2 Weeks After Giving Birth | E! News
August 14, 2020
YGnG1t_oh3o
TV Schedule
Late Night Show
Watch the latest shows of U.S. top comedians

Sports

Latest sport results, news, videos, interviews and comments
Latest Events
01
Aug
ITALY: Serie A
Juventus - Roma
01
Aug
ITALY: Serie A
AC Milan - Cagliari
01
Aug
ITALY: Serie A
Napoli - Lazio
01
Aug
ITALY: Serie A
Atalanta - Inter Milan
29
Jul
ITALY: Serie A
Torino - Roma
29
Jul
ITALY: Serie A
Cagliari - Juventus
29
Jul
ITALY: Serie A
Sampdoria - AC Milan
28
Jul
ITALY: Serie A
Inter Milan - Napoli
26
Jul
ENGLAND: Premier League
Manchester City - Norwich City
26
Jul
ENGLAND: Premier League
Arsenal - Watford
26
Jul
ENGLAND: Premier League
Leicester City - Manchester United
26
Jul
ITALY: Serie A
Juventus - Sampdoria
26
Jul
ENGLAND: Premier League
Chelsea - Wolves
26
Jul
ENGLAND: Premier League
Newcastle United - Liverpool
26
Jul
ENGLAND: Premier League
Crystal Palace - Tottenham Hotspur
26
Jul
ITALY: Serie A
Roma - Fiorentina
25
Jul
ITALY: Serie A
Napoli - Sassuolo
Find us on Instagram
at @feedimo to stay up to date with the latest.
Featured Video You Might Like
-g9Qziqbif8 0vmRhiLHE2U JFCZUoa6MYE UfN5PCF5EUo 2PV55f3-UAg W3y9zuI_F64 -7qCxIccihU pQ9gcOoH9R8 g5MRDEXRk4k tudKp5Vhs3k iwWHibhssSo kQr0XHPbICM
Copyright © 2020 Feedimo. All Rights Reserved.