Ron Cephas Jones & Timothy Simons Join John Green Adaptation ‘Looking for Alaska’


Deadline reported, Ron Cephas Jones (This Is Us) and Timothy Simons (Veep) have been cast in Hulu’s limited series adaptation of ‘Looking for Alaska.’

Based on the novel of best-selling author John Green, Jones and Simons are joining the cast as series regulars.

Jones will be playing Dr. Hyde. He’s a History of Religion teacher with one lung. 

Starring Kristine Froseth and Charlie Plummer, the production is set to begin this week. 

Looking for Alaska will have eight episodes.