Good news: Taylor Kitsch may be back on your TV soon enough. the Friday night lights alum signed to produce and produce a new drama series currently under development at HBO, according to our sister site Variety.
In the untitled series, Kitsch plays Chris Klug, a dealer who finds himself in a vegetative state with a bad lot of dope. The series switches between flashbacks and Chris' current medical test, as we learn that his batch of bad drugs is not an accident: someone was trying to eliminate it.
Son of anarchy writer John Barcheski will create the series and will act as EP with Kitsch; Empire producer Robert Munic will act as a showrunner. Game of thrones veteran Matt Shakman signed to lead the potential series.
Kitsch is still best known for playing Tim Riggins on NBC / DirecTV. Friday night lights, a role he played from 2006 to 2011. He is familiar with HBO, having also played with Colin Farrell and Rachel McAdams in Season 2 of the Police Anthology. True detective, with the TV movie 2014 Normal heart. Earlier this year, Kitsch played the role of famed cult leader David Koresh in the miniseries of the Paramount network. Waco.