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Richard Gere and Jeffrey Wright to headline new Paramount+ series

The American adaptation of the French series Le Bureau des Légendes, known as The Agency, has recently made headlines with the addition of two renowned actors to its cast. Joining Michael Fassbender, who will be playing the lead role, are Richard Gere, famous for his roles in Pretty Woman and Chicago, and Jeffrey Wright, known for his work in Westworld and The French Dispatch.

In this spy thriller centered around Martian, portrayed by Michael Fassbender, a covert CIA operative tasked with abandoning his undercover identity and returning to London, Richard Gere will take on the role of Bosko, the head of the London base with a complex past stemming from his eight years as a secret agent. On the other hand, Jeffrey Wright will play Henry, Martian’s operations manager and mentor.

Expressing enthusiasm about the new additions to the cast, Paramount Global Co-CEO Chris McCarthy praised Richard Gere, stating that he is a standout talent beloved by fans worldwide for his ability to bring depth and authenticity to every character he embodies. McCarthy also commended Jeffrey Wright, highlighting his talent for fully immersing himself in his roles, infusing them with emotional intensity and psychological depth.

The inclusion of Richard Gere and Jeffrey Wright in The Agency has generated excitement among fans of the series and followers of the actors’ work. With their impressive track records and acting prowess, their contributions are expected to enhance the storytelling and character dynamics within the show.

As the production of The Agency progresses, audiences eagerly anticipate the on-screen chemistry and performances of Michael Fassbender, Richard Gere, and Jeffrey Wright as they bring their respective characters to life in this high-stakes espionage drama. Stay tuned for more updates on this thrilling series and the captivating performances of its talented cast.