Actor Tom Holland and the Apple TV + platform, who recently collaborated on the film “Cherry” (2021), will join their paths again in the series “The Crowded Room”.
The digital giant announced this Thursday in a statement that Holland will be the first protagonist of this new anthology series, a term that in the television industry is used for small-screen productions in which each season presents a different plot and characters.
Holland, a true Hollywood star for playing Spider-Man in the latest Marvel films, will play Billy Milligan in “The Crowded Room”, a criminal who suffered from dissociative identity disorder and who managed to be the first person in the US. To be found innocent of a crime for suffering from that disease.
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Akiva Goldsman, winner of the Oscar for best adapted screenplay for “A Beautiful Mind” (2001), will write this new series and will also serve as an executive producer.
With ten episodes in all, the first season of “The Crowded Room” will be based on the biography “The Minds of Billy Milligan” (1981) written by Daniel Keyes.
This will be Holland and Apple TV + ‘s second joint effort after “Cherry”, a film that was released in March and in which the young actor shaped a drama about post-traumatic disorder and drug addiction.
“It was without a doubt the most difficult role I have ever played,” Holland admitted in a media meeting. EFE
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