Giancarlo Esposito won over audiences by bringing drug dealer Gus Fring to life in ‘Breaking Bad’ e ‘Better Call Saul’and then as Moff Gideon in ‘O Mandaloriano‘.
And, according to the Comic Bookthe star has already found his next TV show.
it was said that Esposito will join once again AMC to star in a series entitled ‘The Driver‘.
Based on a miniseries by BBC Set in 2014, the plot follows a taxi driver (Esposito) who agrees to give a Zimbabwean gangster a ride in New Orleans while trying to make sense of a boring life.
“I am very excited and inspired to be collaborating with the Star Network and the creative team at AMC”he said Esposito in a statement. “Thank you for believing in me. It’s great to be back home!”
Created by Sunu Gonera e Danny Brocklehurst, ‘The Driver‘ will only air in 2023.
In addition to starring Esposito will also be the executive producer alongside According to Travers (‘Billions’), who will serve as showrunner for the attraction.
“I couldn’t be more excited to help bring this series to life”he said Traverse. “I am a fan of the work of Giancarlo from ‘Do the Right Thing’ by Spike Lee. It is a real honor to have the chance to collaborate with him in this way. ‘The Driver‘ is a dark, high-tension quest for identity for an ordinary man trying to find renewed purpose in his life.”