June 25, 2022

Edie Falco Forged as Pete Davidson’s Mother in Peacock Sequence

The Sopranos veteran Edie Falco is shifting from drama to comedy for a flip in Peacock‘s upcoming collection Bupkis.

The actress’ position was introduced through the NBCUniversal Upfront presentation which revealed she’ll play Pete Davidson‘s mom within the present which is written and govt produced by the Saturday Night time Dwell solid member. Falco and Davidson appeared collectively to share the information on the occasion.

Bupkis is a half-hour live-action comedy that serves as a heightened, fictionalized model of Pete Davidson’s actual life. The present will mix grounded storytelling with absurd parts from the unfiltered unique worldview of Davidson.

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Judah Miller serves as collection showrunner and writes alongside Dave Sirus and Davidson, all of whom govt produce the present with Lorne Michaels, Andrew Singer, and Erin David. Bupkis hails from Common Tv, a division of Common Studio Group and is a Broadway Video manufacturing.

Falco is greatest recognized for her position as Carmela Soprano in HBO‘s revered status drama The Sopranos through which she performed spouse to James Gandolfini‘s mob boss Tony Soprano. Her different main roles have included the titular character in Showtime‘s former collection Nurse Jackie.

The actress’s upcoming credit embody James Cameron‘s Avatar sequel in addition to HBO Max‘s upcoming movie The Parenting through which she stars reverse Succession‘s Brian Cox. Don’t miss her in Bupkis when the comedy lastly arrives on Peacock. Within the meantime, keep tuned for updates because the present continues to take form.

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