Scarlett Johansson goes streaming.
The actress will star within the upcoming Prime Video sequence Simply Trigger, in keeping with Deadline.
Primarily based on the 1992 John Katzenbach novel of the identical identify, the tv adaptation will discover the e-book’s male protagonist, Miami newspaper editorial author Matt Cowart, “present process a gender swap,” in keeping with the outlet, “with Johansson taking part in the sequence’ feminine lead Madison ‘Madi’ Cowart, a struggling reporter for a Florida newspaper despatched to cowl the ultimate days of an inmate on dying row.”
Different casting information has not but been introduced.
The undertaking marks the first-ever main tv position for the two-time Academy Award nominee. However because it seems, Johansson and Simply Trigger go manner again.
On the age of 10, Johansson appeared in a 1995 movie adaptation of the novel starring Sean Connery, Ruby Dee, Laurence Fishburne, Kate Capshaw, Ed Harris and Blair Underwood.
In simply her second movie position ever, Johansson performed Katie Armstrong, the daughter of Paul (Connery) and Laurie Armstrong (Capshaw). Within the movie, Paul Armstrong, a professor at Harvard, goes to Florida to research the homicide conviction of Bobby Earl Ferguson (Underwood).