The new series will star Domnhall Gleeson and Merritt Wever
HBO has released the first trailer for “Run,” a thriller-comedy series starring Domnhall Gleeson and Merritt Wever .
The series will be produced by the team behind “Fleabag” with Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Vicky Jones leading the way as executive producers.
The pilot was directed by Kate Dennis , who has raised series episodes like; “The Handmaid’s Tale” , “GLOW” , and “Fear the Walking Dead” .
The series follows Ruby Richardson (Wever) who runs away from her ordinary life to fulfill a promise she made with her college boyfriend, Billy Johnson (Gleeson) : If either one sends a message to the other with the word “RUN” , they will meet at Grand Central Station and travel through the United States together.
Merritt Wever and Domhnall Gleeson star in Run, a new comedy thriller from creator and executive producer Vicky Jones. Run is also executive produced by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, Jenny Robins and Emily Leo. Coming soon. pic.twitter.com/ntOrznEjkU
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The rest of the cast will consist of Rich Sommer, Tamara Podemski and Archie Panjabi.
“RUN” will arrive at HBO on April 12.