‘The Lincoln Lawyer’ Series Adds Manuel Garcia-Rulfo to Title Role

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In the new Netflix series based on Michael Connelly’s bestselling novels about law firm Mickey Haller, ‘The Wonderful Seven’ star will acquire on the position Matthew McConaughey played on the huge display screen.

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Manuel Garcia-Rulfo has been tapped to acquire on the position Matthew McConaughey played on the huge display screen in a new Netflix series based on Michael Connelly’s bestselling novels about law firm Mickey Haller.

The Wonderful Seven” and “Sicario: Day of the Soldado” star will direct the cast of “Significant Small Lies” creator David E. Kelley‘s revamped “The Lincoln Law firm” task, which was at first set up at CBS very last time.

Connelly, who has prepared six Haller books in the earlier 12 many years, is thrilled about the series and Garcia-Rulfo’s casting, calling the actor “great and talented”.

“I’m thrilled to simply call Netflix our house,” Connelly wrote in a blog site saying the new serie. “And I’m energized to convey this wealthy, multilayered story loaded with intriguing people and mysteries to remedy to hundreds of thousands of viewers – equally outdated and new admirers – all over the earth.”

“Manuel is the excellent Mickey Haller, who is pursuing in the footsteps of his attorney father with the showmanship of his Mexican motion picture star mom,” Connelly additional. “He brings a effective dynamic and dimension to the position – just one that aligns with the books and brings authenticity to the Latinx heritage and roots of this Los Angeles-based story.”

The 10-episode 1st time is based on the second book in “The Lincoln Law firm” series, “The Brass Verdict”, and revolves all over Haller, who operates his legislation exercise from his Lincoln City Auto.

Connelly will also executive create together with Kelley.

“The Lincoln Law firm” was times away from starting off generation right after CBS bosses ordered a pilot when the coronavirus pandemic shut down all filming in March (twenty). Two months later the Television set executives opted not to go forward with the task.