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Cast Roundup for Starz’s ‘Sweetbitter:’ Tom Sturridge, Caitlin Fitzgerald, and Paul Sparks

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Deadline reported, Starz has cast the key roles in ‘Sweetbitter.’ Tom Sturridge, Caitlin Fitzgerald, and Paul Sparks are joining Ella Purnell. In addition, Evan Jonigkeit, Daniyar, Eden Epstein and Jasmine Mathews have been cast as series regulars.  You can read the synopsis of the series below:   Sturridge will play Jake,a recklessly beautiful bartender, and FitzGerald will portray Simone, a sommelier who is […]

Ella Purnell to Star in Starz’s TV Adaptation of Novel ‘Sweetbitter’

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Deadline confirms, Ella Purnell (Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children) is set to star in Starz’s adaptation of novel Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler. Purnell will play the role of Tess, a 22-year-old girl who landed the most sought job in New York. After she started working in Union Square restaurant, she met two enigmatic people. There’s the handsome bartender, and an […]

Starz Order a Drama Series for ‘Sweetbitter’ by Stephanie Danler

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Deadline reported, Starz has given a greenlit series order to novel Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler. There will be six episodes. Danler wrote the pilot script while Stu Zicherman stands as an executive producer with Richard Shepard directing it. The story follows twenty-two-year-old Tess, who landed the most sought job in New York. After she started working in Union Square […]