Ian Verdun Joins ‘The Deep’


Ian Verdun has been cast in Freeform’s newest show, The Deep!ian-verdun

Up-and-coming actor Ian Verdun is set as a series regular on Freeform drama pilot The Deep.

Based on a story by Eric Wald and Dean White, The Deep is a dark re-imagining of the classic mermaid mythology. Set in a small fishing village in the Pacific Northwest, it explores the discovery of a mermaid caught in local waters who turns out to be a wild, ferocious, marine predator.

Verdun will play Xander McClure, a burly deep sea fisherman, big-hearted and tough as nails, who is first mate to his father on a fishing trawler.

Source: Deadline