EXCLUSIVE: Ralph Adriel Johnson (Regulation & Order: SVU) and Brian Miskell (Sharper) are set for closely recurring roles reverse Jesse Eisenberg in FX's Fleishman Is in Bother, a limited-series adaptation of Taffy Brodesser-Akner's bestselling debut novel, which can stream on Hulu. Lizzy Caplan, Claire Danes, Adam Brody and Pleasure Suprano additionally star.
Created by Brodesser-Akner, the story facilities on lately separated fortysomething Toby Fleishman (Eisenberg), who dives into the courageous new world of app-based relationship with the sort of success he by no means had relationship in his youth, earlier than he obtained married on the tail finish of medical faculty. However simply at first of his first summer time of sexual freedom, his ex-wife, Rachel (Danes), disappears, leaving him with the youngsters and no trace of the place she is or whether or not she plans to return. As he balances parenting, the return of outdated buddies, a promotion on the hospital that's a very long time coming and all of the eligible ladies that Manhattan has to supply, he realizes that he'll by no means be capable of determine what occurred to Rachel till he can take a extra sincere take a look at what occurred to their marriage within the first place.
Johnson performs Logan and Miskell is Clay. They're each fellows on the hospital and work with Toby (Eisenberg).
Brodesser-Akner serves as a author of the restricted collection and govt produces together with Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Susannah Grant in addition to Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris who may also direct the primary block of the collection. Fleishman Is in Bother is produced by ABC Signature, a part of Disney TV Studios.
Johnson's earlier credit embrace Regulation & Order: SVU, Blue Bloods, The Blacklist and Madam Secretary. He's repped by KMR and managed by Michal Zecher at MZ.MGMT.NY.
Miskell will likely be seen within the upcoming Apple/A24 movie Sharper. His earlier credit embrace FX comedy pilot Compliance and the Broadway revival of Kenneth Lonergan's The Waverly Gallery. Miskell is repped by Stewart Expertise.