The Outsiders is an upcoming crime-thriller commissioned by HBO in December 2018. The main cast of the show was announced in January 2019 for a 10-episode miniseries based on Stephen King’s novel of the same name.
‘The Outsiders’ will premiere at HBO on January 12, 2020.
The 10-episode towers are based on author Stephen King’s book ‘The Outsiders.’ Terry Maitland, a popular teacher and minor league coach is arrested in front of a crowd at his students’ games. The charges are rape, harassment, and murder of an 11-year-old boy.
Maitland constantly pleads for innocence and asks his friend and lawyer Howie Gold to represent him. Upon further investigation, It is revealed that Maitland has an alibi with several witnesses, stating that he was out of town at the time the crime was committed. So who is the real killer? She is the show’s plot.
Ben Mendelsohn as Detective Ralph Anderson
Jason Bateman as Terry Maitland
Bill Camp as Howie Gold
Cynthia Arrivo as Holly Gibney
British actor Cynthia Arrivo, who received a Tony Award for her role in the Broadway revival of ‘The Color Purple,’ will play the role of Holly Gibney, a private investigator.
This character first appeared in Stephen King’s’ Mr. Mercedes.’
Other artists include Duncan E. Frankie Peterson as Clark, Mare Winnigham as Ginny Anderson, Paddy Considen as Claude Bolton, Julian Nicholson as Glory Maitland, Yul Vazquez as Unu Sablo, Jeremy Bob as Alec Pelli, Jack Hockins as As Mark Mencaha, Frank Deal.
Richard Price, a noted American novelist, and screenwriter were hired to adapt the books of Stephen King.
The first trailer of the series was released on October 17 in which we see Jason Bateman as Terry Maitland, who was arrested for killing one Frankie Peterson. We see an astonishing Maitland jumping into a baseball game in front of a field of people, including his wife.