The upcoming American science fiction drama series ‘Mrs. Davis is just around the corner. It is created by Damon Lindelof and Tara Hernandez for Peacock.
The theme of the series is a conflict between faith and technology leading to an epic battle involving binary and biblical proportions.
The plot revolves around a nun named Simone who faces the power of artificial intelligence and uses her faith to take on the technology.
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The show was created in Warner Bros. Television and received a ten-episode series order for Peacock. Casting for the series began in March 2022 with Berry Gilpin being the first one to be cast in the lead role and Jake McDorman opposite her.
Filming began in August 2022. Other cast members joined the cast after filming began. The series is scheduled to have its world premiere in March 2023 on South by Southwest. It is anticipated to arrive on April 20, 2023, on Peacock.
Upcoming Ms. Davis Cast Members:
The protagonist of the series Simone is played by the American actress Betty Gilpin in the series. Primetime Emmy nominee Gilpin was previously cast as lead character Debbie “Liberty Belle” Eagan in the American comedy-drama series.GLOW‘from 2017 to 2019 and as Maureen Kane Dean in the lead role of the political thriller series’Gaslit‘in 2022.
Gilpin will also star as the lead character Lina in the upcoming TV series ‘Three Women’. Some of Gilpin’s film credits include ‘True Story’, ‘Future ’38’, ‘The Hunt’, ‘Coffee & Kareem’, ‘The Tomorrow War’, etc.
American actor Jake McDorman will appear as Wiley who is Simone’s ex-boyfriend and is with her against the artificial intelligence.
His past television credits include ‘Quintuplets’, ‘Greek’, ‘Are You There, Chelsea?’, ‘Shameless’, ‘Manhattan Love Story’, ‘Limitless’, ‘Murphy Brown’, ‘The Right Stuff’ , ‘Dopesick’ etc.
Simone’s Mother Superior will be portrayed by the American character actress Margo Martindale. Martindale’s other television credits include ‘A Talented Man‘, ‘The Millers,’ ‘The Americans,’The Good Wife‘, ‘Sneaky Pete’, ‘Mrs. America’ etc.
Canadian actor Andy McQueen is another cast member of the upcoming season. He appeared in Season 3 of the action-adventure mystery youth drama series ‘Foreign Banks in 2023. McQueen also worked in the films ‘Books of Blood‘, ‘Sugar Daddy’, and ‘Defining Moments’.
British actor Ben Chaplin is another cast member of the upcoming series. His other television credits include ‘Resort to Murder’, ‘World Without End’, ‘Moonfleet’, ‘The Book of Negroes’, ‘Mad Dogs’, ‘Press’, ‘The Neversetc.
American actor David Arquette who is a former professional wrestler is another cast member of the series. His other television credits include ‘Parenthood’, ‘Dead Man’s Walk’, ‘In Case of Emergency’, ‘Celebrity Name Game’ etc.
American actress Elizabeth Marvel is another cast member of the series. Her other television credits include ‘The District’, ‘Law and Order: Special Victims Unit‘, ‘House of Cards’, ‘Homeland’, ‘Manifesto‘, ‘Unbelievable’, ‘Helstrom’ etc.
Marvel will also star as Jackie Ponder in the upcoming crime drama miniseries ‘Love and Death’ in 2023.
Canadian actor Chris Diamantopoulos she will also appear as a protagonist in the upcoming series. His other television credits include ‘The Starter Wife’, ‘State of Mind’, ‘The Starter Wife’, ‘Up All Night’, ‘Arrested Development’, ‘About a Boy’, ‘Episodes’, ‘Revolt of the Good Girls‘,’Silicon Valley‘, ‘The Dangerous Book for Boys’, ‘Let’s Get Physical’ etc.
American actress Ashley Romans is another cast member of the series. From 2017 to 2018 she portrayed Hermione Granger in the fan-created television series “Hermione Granger and the Quarter Life Crisis‘ which is based on the Harry Potter book and film series and shows another approach to Hermione’s life.
She also played Tabitha Hutter in the supernatural horror drama series ‘NOS4A2’ as a recurring character in the first season and as a main character in the second season from 2019 to 2020. TV series ‘Y: The Last Man’.
Dutch actress Katja Herbers is another cast member of the upcoming series. From 2014 to 2015 she played the main character Helen Prins in the American drama series ‘Manhattan’. Herbers is also known for starring as Emily Grace in the dystopian sci-fi western television series ‘Westworld‘from 2018 to 2020.
She was cast as Kristen Bouchard in the supernatural drama television series ‘Evil’ in 2019 and was nominated for two Critics’ Choice Television Awards for the role.