Taron Egerton joins the late Ray Liotta in Black Bird, a tense psychological prison thriller on Apple TV Plus.
Black Bird Season 1 Plot
Inspired by actual events, when high school football hero, decorated policeman’s son and convicted drug dealer Jimmy Keene is sentenced to 10 years in a minimum security prison, he is given the choice of a lifetime — enter a maximum-security prison for the criminally insane and befriend suspected serial killer Larry Hall, or stay where he is and serve his full sentence with no possibility of parole. Keene quickly realizes his only way out is to elicit a confession and find out where the bodies of several young girls are buried before Hall’s appeal goes through. But is this suspected killer telling the truth? Or is it just another tale from a serial liar?
Air Date: Friday July 8th, 2022.
Synopsis: As Jimmy Keene begins a 10-year prison sentence, he gets an incredible offer: If he can elicit a confession from suspected killer Larry Hall, Jimmy will be freed. Completing this mission becomes the challenge of a lifetime.
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Black Bird Season 1 Cast
Taron Egerton who plays the lead role of prisoner Jimmy Keene is no stranger to playing real life characters, having previously taken on the roles of Elton John in Rocketman and Eddie The Eagle in the 2015 movie about the skier. Taron also stars in the Kingsman films and played Robin of Loxley in the 2018 adaptation of Robin Hood. He also voices Johnny in the movies Sing and Sing 2.
Black Bird Season 1 US Release Date
The tv series season Black Bird Season 1 upcoming Apple TV+ release date in the USA is confirmed to be Friday July 8th. It is 3 weeks left until you can watch this tv series season on Apple TV+ in the USA.