Jerrika Hinton, William Jackson Harper, Chanté Adams, Aml Ameen, and more have been cast in Netflix’s limited series A Man in Full. They will star opposite leads Jeff Daniels and Diane Lane.
The series comes from David E. Kelley and Regina King and is based on Tom Wolfe’s 1998 novel of the same name.
The six-episode series follows Atlanta real estate mogul Charlie Croker (Daniels) who faces sudden bankruptcy, political and business interests collide as he defends his empire from those attempting to capitalize on his fall from grace.
Jon Michael Hill, Bill Camp, Evan Roe, Tom Pelphrey, Sarah Jones, and Josh Pais also star.
Kelley serves as writer, executive producer and showrunner, with King directing three episodes and exec producing as part of her first-look deal with Netflix via her Royal Ties production company. Matthew Tinker also executive produces.
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Daniels plays Croker, the lead who the story revolves around.
Lane plays Martha Croker, who emerges from the shadow of her ex-husband (Daniels) while his real estate empire begins to crumble. Beware the dormant, Martha’s rebuild poses a threat both personally and financially as three decades of marriage comes with its baggage.
Hinton will recur as Henrietta White. Henrietta guides her husband, Roger (Aml Ameen), though a moment of soul-searching to protect what’s best for their family.
Ameen plays Roger White. An attorney for Croker Industries. Kind and driven by a deep sense of morality, Roger quickly finds himself entangled in Charlie’s mess.
Harper plays Wes Jordan. The incumbent mayor of Atlanta. Up for reelection, Wes will do whatever it takes to ensure victory over his opponent, who is quickly gaining in the polls.
Adams’s Jill Hensley works as Charlie’s beloved executive assistant. Married to Conrad Hensley, the couple is expecting their first child when their personal life suddenly turns.
Hill portrays Adams’ Jill’s husband Conrad Hensley. A humble, hardworking employee of Croker Industries who faces a life-altering decision after a series of unfortunate events.
Camp will play Harry Zale. Known in business circles as “The Workout Artiste,” a term to describe the “bootcamps” he puts debtors through, Zale stands between any hope Charlie (Daniels) has of saving his business empire.
Roe plays Wally Croker. Charlie (Daniels) and Martha’s (Lane) son, Wally navigates his parent’s divorce with wit, humor, and an outlook on life that’s wise beyond his years.
Pais portrays Herbert Richman, a successful owner of a fitness center empire, who is suddenly pulled into Charlie’s orbit when business interests collide.
Pelphrey plays Raymond Peepgrass, subordinated, libidinous and frustrated; Raymond Peepgrass is an oppressed and lowly loan officer on the verge of personal and professional chaos. He wants respect, but he’ll settle for sex, vengeance, and some money.