‘Sorry For Your Loss’: Mamoudou Athie In Talks To Join Elizabeth Olsen’s Facebook Series; Jovan Adepo & Kelly Marie Tran Cast

Deadline | 3/2/2018 | Denise Petski
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UPDATED throughout: Mamoudou Athie (Unicorn Store) is talks for a lead role and Kelly Marie Tran (Star Wars: The Last Jedi) and Fences star Jovan Adepo (The Leftovers) have joined the cast of Sorry For Your Loss (fka Widow), a half-hour female-driven dramedy starring and executive produced by Elizabeth Olsen for Facebook Watch.

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Kit - Steinkellner - Z - Beginning - Everything

Created and written by Kit Steinkellner (Z: The Beginning of Everything), Sorry For Your Loss is a dark comedy that explores the life of young widow Leigh Gibbs (age 27) as she deals with the grief of losing her husband while reconnecting with relationships of her past. Leigh’s journey will teach us that grief is not something merely to endure, medicate away, or “muscle through,” but an essential part of life — even a kind of privilege.

Adepo will play Danny, a razor-sharp, constantly simmering, darkly funny, difficult to read, and on the whole just plain difficult dude. Danny always thinks he’s the smartest person in the room, and by his pretty specific and relatively narrow definition of intelligence, he usually is the smartest person in the room.

Athie - Talks - Matt - Kind - Handsome

Athie is in talks to play Matt, the kind of handsome that doesn’t make a big deal out of itself, the kind of warm and funny that makes everyone feel more comfortable in their own skin. Matt was as accessible as Leigh was difficult, everybody’s best friend, five minutes into having a...
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