Perry Mason has some new company. The Wrap reports Shea Whigham (pictured) and Chris Chalk have joined the upcoming HBO TV show.
A reboot, the legal drama series will be set in the 1930s and focus on Perry Mason (Matthew Rhys) as “a low-rent private investigator haunted by his wartime experience in France and suffering from a broken marriage.” The cast also includes Tatiana Maslany, John Lithgow, Lili Taylor, Nate Corddry, and Veronica Falcon.
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On Perry Mason, Whigham will be playing “Pete Strickland, who is hired by Mason ‘as an extra set of eyes...