“Surface,” the upcoming psychological thriller coming to Apple TV +, has added six new cast members.
As reported by Tv lineOliver Jackson-Cohen, best known for his roles in “The Haunting of Hill House” and “The Haunting of Bly Manor,” has joined the series. Five others have also joined the upcoming series.
Jackson-Cohen (The Haunting of Bly Manor) has been cast as James, husband of the aforementioned Sophie (Mbatha-Raw) and well-connected partner in a venture capital firm, while James (Homecoming, #Freerayshawn) will play Baden, an undercover cop with a strong connection to Sophie.
Additionally, Ari Graynor (Mrs. America, Bad Teacher) will play Caroline, an heiress and longtime friend of Sophie and James; François Arnaud (Midnight Texas, Blindspot) has been cast as Harrison, a colleague and friend of James; Marianne Jean Baptiste (Blindspot, Without a Trace) will play Hannah, Sophie’s therapist; and Millie Brady (The Last Kingdom) will play Eliza, a mysterious woman who connects with Sophie’s past.
The six new cast members will join Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who landed the title role on the series in 2020.
Apple has reportedly greenlit a direct serial order for the thriller, which comes from Reese Witherspoon’s Hello Sunshine and Apple Studios. Witherspoon will executive produce the series alongside West and Lauren Neustadter and production will begin next year.
“Surface” is being described as a “heightened thriller about a woman’s search to rebuild her life after a suicide attempt, and her struggle to remember and understand everything that led to the moment she jumped.”
It is currently unknown when production on the series will begin or when it will launch on Apple TV +. If you want to see it at its best when that time comes, check out our list of the best TVs for Apple TV 2021.
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