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Jason Katims' Hulu Drama The Way Forges New Path Amid Legal Pressure

Legal issues have forced Hulu to alter the title of its religious-tinged, Jason Katims-produced series The Way, TVLine has learned exclusively.

The 10-episode drama — which stars Breaking Bad‘s Aaron Paul, Hannibal‘s Hugh Dancy and True Detective‘s Michelle Monaghan — will now be known as The Path. (Sources confirm that the original title too closely resembled real-life ministry The Way International.)

Production on the anticipated series began this week in Nyack, New York.

Per Hulu, The Path “examines a family at the center of a controversial faith-based movement struggling with relationships, marriage and power. Each hour-long episode will take an in-depth look at what it means to choose between the life we live and the life we want.”

Paul plays Eddie Lane, a convert to the movement with a wayward past, while Monaghan portrays his wife (who’s also the org’s co-leader). Dancy, meanwhile, plays Cal Roberts, the charismatic face of The Path, entangled in a complicated relationship with Sarah and Eddie.

The series is slated to premiere in 2016.

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10 Comments
  1. SW says:

    I’ve been excited about this show ever since the news broke about it’s existence, just because Aaron Paul and Hugh Dancy are starring in it. They’re both very talented actors, and I think they’ll be really great together. I can’t imagine it being bad with Jason Katims involved, either. I can’t wait.

  2. webly3 says:

    This series is going to be amazing and I don’t care what it’s called.

  3. Ted says:

    This sounds like a complete dud.

  4. Joey Padron says:

    Excited to see this new show! It’s gonna be good.

  5. way international is a cult

  6. DavidSask says:

    It has to be better than the craptastic Hand of God on Amazon?!

  7. mindy says:

    With a cast like that, sign me up! Aaron Paul was so sexy playing a meth head, imagine what he’ll do playing a relatively normal guy…

  8. ashleyhughes443 says:

    Thanks for sharing! I love Hulu especially because I can watch the latest episodes 1 day after they air. If you live outside USA like me, you can use UnoTelly or other similar tools to access Hulu Plus overseas.

  9. Dee Tee says:

    The first episode was a slow burner but episode two drew me in. Looking forward to the rest of the series after giving it a chance. Great work hulu!