Drama Run This Town has released its main cast lineup, Ben Platt, Nina Dobrev, Mena Massoud and Damian Lewis.
The plot follows a young journalist (Platt), desperate to prove himself, who catches wind of a scandal involving a flashy, unpredictable politician with no filter (Lewis). Political aides (Massoud and Dobrev) attempt to keep their boss in check – and the story under wraps – in order to save their jobs.
Dobrev is best known for starring in the CW’s The Vampire Diaries, Mena Massoud was recently cast as Aladdin in Disney’s new live action adaption of Aladdin. Damian Lewis can be seen in the new season of Billions while Platt will soon be seen on Netflix show The Politician. The film was written by Ricky Tollman, who will also direct the piece, marking his feature directorial debut.