The upcoming American drama television miniseries Gorilla and the Bird. The series, written by Bryan Sipe, is based on Zack McDermott’s memoir of the same name.
Jean-Marc Vallée was set to direct the series before his death in December 2021. HBO announced the limited series order on December 10, 2018.
So, when will the brand-new series premiere? What exactly is the plot? Who will play the main characters? Continue reading to learn more.
Gorilla and the Bird Release Date
The release date of the series, Gorilla and the Bird has yet to be confirmed. For the time being, we can expect it in late 2022 or mid-2023.
The number of episodes for the miniseries has not been confirmed, but it is expected to be six or eight. Other details about the show are expected to be released soon.
Gorilla and the Bird Plotline
The series, based on Zack McDermott’s memoir, is an inspiring story about a mother’s unconditional love for her bipolar son. After a devastating psychotic break, Zack fights to regain his sanity, turning to the only person who hasn’t given up on him – his mother.
Zack, a former highly successful public defender for the Legal Aid Society of New York, embarks on a perilous journey of delusions and antisocial behavior that leads to his arrest and commitment to Bellevue Hospital.
Gorilla and the Bird Cast
Now, let’s talk about the cast. In addition to Vallée, who will direct and be an executive producer, Channing Tatum, Reid Carolin, and Peter Kiernan will be executive producers with their company, Free Association. This is the same team that made 22 Jump Street and Magic Mike movies.
Executive producers include Big Beach’s Nathan Ross, Robin Schwartz, Marc Turtletaub, and Peter Saraf. Showrunner Bryan Sipe will write and produce the show, and author Zack McDermott will do the same.
Gorilla and the Bird Trailer
The Gorilla and the Bird trailer has not come out yet. But it should be out soon, in the next few months. For now, check out the book’s trailer below:
Where To Watch Gorilla And The Bird Season 1 Online?
HBO’s Gorilla and the Bird is included in the DIRECTV STREAM Premier package for $149.99 per month. DIRECTV STREAM is the new name for AT&T TV’s streaming service, which was recently rebranded as DIRECTV STREAM. Additionally, it’s available on HBO and Amazon Prime Video.
HBO’s Gorilla and the Bird is based on Zack McDermott’s memoir of the same name. Jean-Marc Vallée was set to direct the series before his death in December 2021. The miniseries is expected to have six or eight episodes.