Fox has added another great player to his anthropology series. Billy Porter has signed on to manage an episode Accused.
Emmy winner (Gesture) Will manage an episode that focuses on a terrifying drag queen and a relationship that leads to destructive consequences.
Accused Opening in a courtroom against the defendants, the audience knows nothing about their crime or how they ended up in the trial. It has been said from the point of view of the accused through flashback. Since this is a compilation, each episode has a different cast. Fox and Sony Pictures TV previously announced that Michael Chickles and Whitney Cummings would each be a star and an Oscar winner. Marley Matlin (CODA) Will debut under his management.
Accused Executive-Produced and Developed by Howard Gordon and Executive Produced by Alex Gansa, David Shore, Glenn Geller, Erin Gunn, All3Media America’s Jacob Cohen-Holmes, and Jimmy McGovern, Sita Williams, Roxy Spencer for All3 and Roxy Spencer. Frank Siracusa and John Weber also worked as executive producers.
Produced by Jimmy McGovern, the original series debuted on BBC One in 2010.
Porter is represented by CAA, Industry Entertainment and Slate PR.