David Alan Grier and Mustafa Speaks are set as series regulars in Spectrum Originals drama series Joe Pickett. Julianna Guill, Sharon Lawrence, Paul Sparks, Skywalker Hughes, and Kamryn Pliva have also been cast in the hourlong drama series.
They all join Michael Dorman, who stars as the title character in the series.
Based on C.J. Box’s bestselling novels, Joe Pickett follows a game warden (Dorman) and his family as they navigate the changing political and socio-economic climate in a small rural town in Wyoming. Surrounded by rich history and vast wildlife, the township hides decades of schemes and secrets that are yet to be uncovered. The series will air for a nine-month exclusive run on Spectrum.
Grier will play Vern, a former gregarious, larger-than-life game warden. Speaks will portray Nate, a former Special Ops solider.
Guill will portray Marybeth Pickett, charming, forthright, and probably smartest person in all of Saddlestring. Mother to two young daughters and the wife of Joe Pickett. Lawrence will play Missy, the mother of Marybeth.
Sparks will play Wacey, an ex-rodeo cowboy with a slick charm who is about to begin his campaign for Sheriff. Hughes will portray Sheridan and Pliva will play Lucy, the Pickett children.
The series comes from John Erick Dowdle and Drew Dowdle, Paramount Television Studios and Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher’s Red Wagon Entertainment. The Dowdles executive produce with Doug Wick and Lucy Fisher for Red Wagon Entertainment. Box also serves as an executive producer.