Ewen Bremner joins solid of ‘Our Flag Means Demise’
Trainspotting and Surprise Lady actor Ewen Bremner has joined the solid of HBO Max’s upcoming pirate comedy, Our Flag Means Demise.
Additionally added to the present’s ensemble are David Fane, Joel Fry, Guz Khan and Matt Maher, the streaming service stated Thursday.
They be part of the beforehand introduced Taika Waititi, who will star in and government produce the series, in addition to direct its pilot.
Individuals of Earth alum David Jenkins is the creator and showrunner for the mission.
“Our Flag Means Demise is loosely based mostly on the true adventures of Stede Bonnet (Rhys Darby), a pampered aristocrat who deserted his lifetime of privilege to turn out to be a pirate,” a synopsis stated.
Waititi, who will play Blackbeard on the present, received an Oscar for Greatest Unique Screenplay for Jojo Rabbit, which he acted in and directed. He additionally helmed Thor: Ragnarok and is engaged on Thor: Love and Thunder.
Our Flag Means Demise reunites him with Darby, his collaborator on the HBO series Flight of the Conchords and the film, What We Do within the Shadows.