NBC's Rosemary's Baby Miniseries Adds Awake's Jason Isaacs, Suits Star Patrick J. Adams

Rosemary's Baby Cast Patrick J. Adams, Jason IsaacsRosemary’s Baby has found its nefarious hubby and neighbor.

Jason Isaacs (Awake) and Patrick J. Adams (Suits) have joined the cast of NBC’s miniseries adaptation of Ira Levin’s demonic novel, our sister site Deadline reports.

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The Peacock network’s version of the tale moves the action to Paris, where young wife/mother-to-be Rosemary (played by Zoe SaldanaStar Trek) and her husband Guy (Adams) move into an apartment with a dark history. As time passes, Rosemary becomes convinced that her husband and neighbors have dastardly designs on her unborn child.

Isaacs co-stars as warlock/coven-leader Roman Castevet, a role played by Sidney Blackmer in Roman Polanski’s 1968 film based on the book. Guy, meanwhile, was portrayed by John Cassavetes.

Saldana will also co-executive-produce the four-hour project with a team that includes Joshua Maurer (Rubicon) and Lionsgate Television. Agnieszka Holland (Treme) will direct, with a script by Scott Abbott (Introducing Dorothy Dandridge) and James Wong (American Horror Story).

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9 Comments
  1. Jillian says:

    Cool, cool, cool. Hello to Jason Isaacs

  2. Yolanda says:

    Isaacs’s such a fantastic actor. Great he’s gonna play Mr. Castevet role. Cannot wait to find out who’ll play Mrs. Castevet. It’s such a meaty role for any actress over forty.

  3. Gerald says:

    I don’t think I want to watch Mike Ross in such a nasty role. But I do think he’ll be great.

  4. mandy says:

    So, who’s playing Ruth Gordon’s role? She was the best part of the original.

  5. Joey says:

    Happy both actors will be in mini series. I’ll tune in to watch the mini series since they’re part of project.

  6. Shannon says:

    Cool.

  7. Poppy says:

    Fantastic casting, looking very much forward to this!

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