Ventimiglia and Kim painting a con man and CIA agent who fall for one another.
ABC has dropped the primary full size trailer for its upcoming crime drama The Company You Keep. Based on the Korean Broadcasting System’s sequence My Fellow Citizens, The Company You Keep follows the difficult love story of Charlie (Milo Ventimiglia) and Emma (Catherine Haena Kim). In the trailer, we will see the 2 banter forwards and backwards about their professions, that are something however a super match: Charlie is a con man, whereas Emma is a CIA agent. You can watch the steamy trailer under.
While the percentages could also be extra of their favor if he was a “yoga instructor” and she or he was a “pageant queen turned rocket scientist,” their conflicting professions do not cease the 2 from falling from one another. According to the sequence official synopsis, “A night of passion leads to love between con man Charlie and undercover CIA officer Emma, who are unknowingly on a collision course professionally. While Charlie ramps up the ‘family business’ so he can get out for good, Emma’s closing in on the vengeful criminal who holds Charlie’s family debts in hand – forcing them to reckon with the lies they’ve told so they can save themselves and their families from disastrous consequences.”
The Company You Keep additionally stars William Fichtner and Polly Draper as Charlie’s mother and father, Tim Chiou, James Saito and Freda Foh Shen as Emma’s relations, and Felisha Terrell as an Irish mob marketing consultant. The sequence was developed by Julia Cohen and Phil Klemmer, and each function co-showrunners and govt producers. Other sequence govt producers embody Crazy Rich Asians director Jon M. Chu and Caitlin Foto for Electric Somewhere, Ventimiglia, beneath his DiVide Pictures banner, and Gratitude Productions’ Todd Harthan and Lindsay Goffman.
The Company You Keep premieres on Sunday, February 19 on ABC.
The Company You Keep’s Lead Stars
Ventimiglia rose to reputation following his breakout position on The Gilmore Girls, the place he portrayed Jess Mariano from 2001 to 2006. Beginning in 2016, he portrayed beloved household patriarch Jack Pearson in This Is Us. In a recent interview, Ventimiglia in contrast that character to The Company You Keep‘s Charlie:
“Charlie could be very completely different from Jack Pearson, however there are some similarities in who they’re as males searching for his or her households. [Charlie] is a prison, however he’s a superb dangerous man. You’re rooting for him,” he mentioned.
Most just lately, Ventimiglia appeared within the fourth season of The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, marking a reunion between him and Gilmore Girls creator Amy Sherman-Palladino. He will seem within the fifth and final season of the critically acclaimed present.
The Company You Keep will mark Kim’s first main position. She has visitor starred on a number of sequence, together with Gossip Girl, 90210, Ballers, FBI, and Good Trouble.