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Jack Quaid To Star In ‘Grim Death & Bill The Electrocuted Criminal’ – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Jack Quaid is shifting into scripted podcasts.

The Boys star is main the lineup of Echoverse’s Grim Death & Bill The Electrocuted Criminal collection, which comes from Hellboy’s Mike Mignola and writer Thomas Sniegoski.

Mignola and Sniegoski are adapting their novel into an audio drama collection.

Quaid will star as Bentley Hawthorne, aka Grim Death, who works within the service of Death, avenging the wrongful deaths of these in want of justice. Helping him are an acerbic raven named Roderick, his wry and long-suffering butler Pym, headstrong and clever investigative journalist Gwendolyn, and the topic of the primary season’s investigation, Bill, a powerful however mild man who has been wrongfully convicted of the homicide of his trapeze-artist girlfriend Tianna.

Quaid performs Hughie Campbell within the Amazon superhero collection The Boys, which is heading into manufacturing on its fourth season. He additionally lately starred within the newest Scream movie and voices a personality in Paramount+’s animated collection Star Trek: Lower Decks. He additionally lately wrapped Christopher Nolan’s Oppenheimer and can voice the upcoming animated collection My Adventures with Superman.

Mignola, Sniegoski, Quaid and Peter J Donaldson will exec produce the collection, which is produced by Wolf At The Door, which lately labored on latest Spotify collection Batman Unburied.

It is Echoverse’s newest scripted collection following The Lesser Dead starring Minnie Driver and Jack Kilmer. The company was launched by Lloyd Braun’s Whalerock Industries, and is run by former Syfy govt Mark Stern.

“Mike and Tom have turned their quirky and imaginative novel into a superlative audio drama that we’re excited to put into production. I can’t think of a better actor to take on the role of Bentley than Jack Quaid,” stated Stern.

Quaid is represented by UTA, Anonymous Content, Sloane & Offer, and Viewpoint.

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