Jennifer Connelly joins 'Snowpiercer' TV pilot

Jay Jacobs
June 9, 2017

"TNT has become a great producing partner to Tomorrow Studios, and we are excited to continue our relationship with them on Snowpiercer, for which we not only have a pilot but are writing multiple scripts", said Adelstein, CEO of Tomorrow Studios.

According to Deadline, it is very rare for Connelly to star in a series such as "Snowpiercer" since the actress has been more involved in features. Described as "thoughtful" and "empathetic", Bess holds the job of brakeman; a position that's part of the perpetually-running post-apocalyptic train's security force.

Oscar victor Jennifer Connelly is set to star in TNT's "Snowpiercer" pilot, about a perpetually moving train that circles the globe after the world enters a new ice age.

Does a Snowpiercer series hold any interest for you, especially now that Jennifer Connelly has climbed aboard? She previously starred in "Once Upon A Time in America", "Labyrinth" and "Phenomena". Her other credits include "Requiem for a Dream", "Blood Diamond", and "The Day the Earth Stood Still". Connelly recently appeared in the 1960s period drama American Pastoral, opposite its co-star and debuting director Ewan McGregor.

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Oscar-winning actor Jennifer Connelly has been cast as a First Class passenger in Scott Derrickson's TV adaptation of Bong Joon-ho's Snowpiercer.

Hamilton Tony victor Daveed Diggs stars. Yet, with a limited USA theatrical release, the South Korean film managed to achieve respectable box office numbers with $86.8 million United States dollars worldwide. The remnants of humanity now inhabit a huge, perpetually moving train that circles the globe. Diggs will play Layton Well, a prisoner barely surviving the harsh conditions in the tail end of the train.

The TNT Snowpiercer series is a co-production of Tomorrow Studios and Turner's Studio T, along with CJ Entertainment.

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