Sanaa Lathan is starring in an all-new Netflix movie titled Hit & Run, alongside actor Lior Raz. Due this August, Lathan will play a talented and ambitious journalist in New York, who is contacted by an ex who needs help investigating a murder. Raz plays a retired special forces soldier who is forced to confront his violent past when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit-and-run accident.
Here is the official synopsis:
“In this new action thriller, a happily married man’s life is turned upside down when his wife is killed in a mysterious hit and run accident in Tel Aviv. Grief-stricken and confused, he searches for his wife’s killers, who have fled to the U.S. With the help of an ex-lover, (Lathan), he uncovers disturbing truths about his beloved wife and the secrets she kept from him.”
Mike Barker (The Handmaid’s Tale) will direct five episodes, including the pilot, according to a press release. Check out a teaser, plus additional cast and crew information, below.
Creators, Writers and Executive Producers: Avi Issacharoff & Lior Raz (Fauda); Dawn Prestwich & Nicole Yorkin (The Killing)
Showrunners: Prestwich and Yorkin also serve as showrunners.
Director/EP: Mike Barker (The Handmaid’s Tale) directs five episodes, including the pilot.
Additional Cast: Kaelen Ohm as Danielle Wexler, Moran Rosenblatt as Tali Shapira, Gal Toren as Ron Harel, Gregg Henry as Martin Wexler, Lior Ashkenazi as Assaf Talmor
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