Bob Odenkirk is returning to AMC with Fortunate Hank, which now has its first full-length trailer for his new drama sequence.
The Higher Name Saul Emmy-nominee’s subsequent present is described as “a midlife disaster story set at Railton School, advised within the first particular person by William Henry ‘Hank’ Devereaux, Jr. (Odenkirk), the unlikely chairman of the English division in a badly underfunded school in a working-class American city. Hank’s discontent is rooted in unresolved points along with his father, a mediocre and entitled scholar physique, and in the truth that his division is extra savagely divided than the Balkans.”
Mireille Enos (Hanna) stars as Lily Devereaux, the “emotionally grounded, unflappable spouse of Hank and the vice principal of the native highschool in rural Pennsylvania the place they dwell. As Hank’s life begins to unravel, Lily begins to query the trail she’s on and the alternatives she’s made.”
The sequence additionally stars Sara Amini, Diedrich Bader, Suzanne Cryer, Olivia Scott Welch and Cedric Yarbrough. Aaron Zelman and Paul Lieberstein, who tailored the undertaking from the novel Straight Man by Richard Russo, function co-showrunners and govt producers.
Fortunate Hank could have its world premiere on the South by Southwest movie competition in Austin on March 11, after which could have its AMC debut on Sunday, March 19. The premiere may also stream on companions BBC America, IFC and Sundance TV.