Alicia Hannah-Kim, Amy Landecker and Gillian Jacobs among 5 recurring casts on the HBO Max series – Deadline
EXCLUSIVE: The HBO Max comedy series Minx has added 5 new recurring cast members and two guest stars.
Austin Nichols, Rich Summers
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Alicia Hannah-Kim (Grey’s Anatomy, White Collar), Amy Landecker (Transparent, Your Honor), Gillian Jacobs (Community, Fear Street), Austin Nichols (Walker, Ray Donovan) and Rich Sommer (Mad Men, Run) are on the set return. Hope Davis (Love Life, Your Honor) and Stephen Tobolowsky (One Day at a Time, Silicon Valley) will be guest stars.
Minx, written by Ellen Rapoport, is set in 1970s Los Angeles and revolves around the serious young feminist Joyce (Ophelia Lovibond) who teams up with a low-wage publisher (Jake Johnson) to create the first adult magazine for women.
Hannah-Kim plays Wendy Mah, a best-selling feminist author. Landecker plays Bridget Westbury, the newest and most conservative councilor in the San Fernando Valley. Jacobs plays Maggie, a friend from Joyce’s New York days. Nichols plays Billy “The Goat” Brunson, a hip quarterback with a bad reputation. Sommer plays Lenny, Joyce’s brother-in-law.
Davis plays Victoria Hartnett, a well-known academic feminist. Tobolowsky plays Conrad Ross, President of Joyce’s tennis club.
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Other previously announced cast members include Idara Victor, Jessica Lowe, Lennon Parham, Michael Angarano and Oscar Montoya.
Rapoport acts as showrunner and executive producer alongside Paul Feig and Dan Magnante for Feigco Entertainment and Ben Karlin. Lionsgate Television is the studio.
Hannah-Kim is represented by Elevate Entertainment and Performers Management. Landecker is represented by ICM, Principal Entertainment, Felker Toczek Suddleson Abramson. Jacobs is represented by Authentic, UTA and LGNAFC. Nichols is represented by A3 Artists Agency and Silver Lining Entertainment. Sommer is represented by Harris Spylios from DAVIS SPYLIOS MGMT and Domain LA.
Davis is represented by UTA and Kipperman Management. Tobolowsky is represented by Framework Entertainment and Innovative Artists.