EPIX and MGM Television have unveiled the first Get Shorty series trailer starring Ray Romano and Chris O’Dowd in the main lead roles, the show looks great and this is definately the one to watch, check out the trailer below.
Get Shorty is the story of Miles Daly, played by Chris O’Dowd, who works as muscle for a criminal crime ring in Nevada and trying to change professions and become a movie producer, laundering money through a Hollywood film. Starring Ray Romano as Rick, a washed-up producer of low-quality films who becomes Miles’ partner and guides through the network of Hollywood.
The ten-episode, one-hour drama series is a reimagining of Elmore Leonard’s 1990 New York Times best-selling novel. The book was also made into a 1995 feature film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo and Danny DeVito.
Get Shorty premieres on EPIX August 13.