Bettany, Worthington Join Unabomber Series

Paul Bettany and Sam Worthington have scored the lead role in Discovery’s eight-episode event series “Manifesto”.

The story follows how the FBI captured Ted Kaczynski (Bettany), one of the most infamous criminal masterminds in the world better known as the Unabomber.

Worthington will play FBI agent Jim ‘Fitz’ Fitzgerald, one of the most decorated profilers in the history of the bureau, whose radical approach to intelligence gathering ultimately took Kaczynski down.

Kevin Spacey and Dana Brunetti’s Trigger Street and Lionsgate Television will produce the series which has been written and will be executive produced by Andrew Sodroski. Greg Yaitanes (“Quarry,” “Banshee”) serves as showrunner.

No premiere date has yet been set.

Source: The Live Feed