Movies and TV series with cops, shady personalities, and unsuspecting rookies getting blindly involved have been receiving love over the years. One of the shows with the same plot is The Recruit series, an upcoming Netflix series. Many production companies battled Netflix in 2021 to gain the show’s rights; with that in mind, we can tell that the show will be as good. The series is created by Alexi Hawley, who has a history of creating good crime shows, including The Rookie and The Following Castle. The series will also be directed by Doug Liman, who has many accomplishments, including Suits. Here is everything we know about the upcoming show.
The Recruit Season 1 Release Date:
The eight-part, one-hour TV series has been scheduled for a 16th December release date and will be exclusively available on Netflix. If you still need to get your subscription ready, this is the time.
The Recruit Season 1 Plot:
The plot of the series revolves around Owen Hendricks, the new CIA recruit whose lack of expertise and experience is worrying. Since it is the CIA he is involved in, he soon finds himself in the middle of heated politics and shady personalities. With the secrets and the dangerous journey he is about to take, he will have to be ready when he needs to be.
The Recruit Season 1 Cast:
The released plot and trailer might be the catch, but the series casting is also one of a kind. Noah Centineo plays the lead role. Who stars as Owen Hendricks, the new lawyer who gets himself in many mischiefs, escapades, and adventures. He is a well-known actor and has featured in series including The Fosters, Black Adam, All the Boys Trilogy, and Charlie’s Angels. He casts alongside Laura Haddock, who plays Max, and the prisoner threatening to reveal some of the most life-threatening CIA information. She is famous for starring in series like White lines, The Last Knight, Transformers, and Guardians of the Galaxy. Other actors include Katherine King as Sarah Okongo, Victor Andres (Can You Hear Me) as Talco, Alexandra Petrachuk as Kelly Kwitny, Amanda Ip as Bricks, Jamaal Grant as Liam, and Andy Assar as Ahmed.
The Recruit Season 1 Guest Actors:
Byron Mann, the American actor, will be playing Byron Mann, the actor known for featuring in The Man with Iron Fists and Wu Assassin series. Angel Parker will also be playing as Dawn. The actress has been featured in series like OJ Simpson, Catherine Wilder, American Crime Story, and Runaways’ Other guest actors include Linus Roache (My Policeman) and Kaylah Zander, who will be playing Senator Smoot and Amelia, respectively.
The Recruit Season 1 Trailer:
Fortunately, the first season’s trailer has already been released, and you can check it out either on Netflix or Youtube. The trailer starts with the New CIA agent being introduced to the CIA role, but after being there for two days, he complains that he is not doing the job he signed up for. He then gets sent to the field as a lawyer, which is when the adventure starts. His week that started quite slow soon enough gets rocky, and he is out to prove that he is more experienced than he seems. He is reassigned to one of the toughest cases, and he must prove that a rocky start does not mean anything.