Dane DeHaan has joined the cast of The Staircase, HBO Max’s limited series drama adaptation dependent on the true-crime docuseries. He joins recently declared cast individuals Colin Firth, Toni Collette, Rosemarie DeWitt, Juliette Binoche, Parker Posey and Sophie Turner.
The eight-episode series from Christine director Antonio Campos and American Crime Story author Maggie Cohn investigates the existence of Michael Peterson (Firth), his rambling North Carolina family and the dubious demise of his better half, Kathleen (Collette).
DeHaan will play Clayton Peterson, Michael Peterson’s child.
The series depends on the docuseries and different books and reports working on it of Michael Peterson, who was convicted in 2003 for killing Kathleen two years sooner.
The charge was diminished to manslaughter in 2017, and Peterson hence was released from prison. He had guaranteed his better half passed on in the wake of tumbling down the steps at their home in the wake of devouring liquor and Valium, yet a autopsy concluded she died from numerous injuries, including hits to the rear of her head with an blunt object.
Jean-Xavier de Lestrade’s docuseries premiered in 2004 and was released on Netflix as a 13-episode series in 2018.
The Staircase is written and executive produced by Campos and Cohn, who additionally fill in as showrunners. The arrangement is a co-production between HBO Max and Annapurna TV.
Dane can at present be seen starring opposite Julianne Moore in Apple TV+’s limited series Lisey’s Story, composed by Stephen King and coordinated by Pablo Larrain. The previous spring, he featured in Amazon’s cocaine drama series ZeroZeroZero inverse Andrea Riseborough. DeHaan is repped by CAA and MGMT Entertainment.
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