VIDEO: Crackle's New Drama THE OATH from 50 Cent Drops Trailer
Crackle, a Sony Network, today announced a March 8th premiere for its new scripted original drama, THE OATH starring Ryan Kwanten (TRUE BLOOD), Cory Hardrict (AMERICAN SNIPER,GRAN TORINO), Arlen Escarpeta (THE MAGICIANS), Katrina Law (TRAINING DAY), J.J. Soria (ANIMAL KINGDOM, THE FOSTERS) and GAME OF THRONES alum, Sean Bean. The free ad-supported network also released new art as well as the teaser trailer. Check out the trailer below!
The 10-episode series explores a world of gangs made up of those sworn to protect and defend and sheds light on corrupt and secret societies that are nearly impossible to join - only a select few make the cut-but once inside, members will do what they must to protect each other from enemies on the outside and from within their own ranks.
Created by Joe Halpin (HAWAII FIVE-O, SECRETS AND LIES), who worked as a Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department deputy in South Central for 17 years, 12 of which as an undercover officer, the series takes ?an unforgiving look at the complicated dynamics in these organizations and documents the lives of those willing to risk it all, to have it all.
Rounding out the ensemble cast are: Michael Malarkey (THE VAMPIRE DIARIES), Eve Mauro (CSI MIAMI), Kwame Patterson (THE WIRE, AMERICAN CRIME STORY), Linda Purl (HOMELAND, TRUE BLOOD) and Elisabeth Röhm (LAW & ORDER).
THE OATH is executive produced by Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson and his G-Unit Film & Television Inc., Todd Hoffman and Dennis Kim of Storied Media Group, Anne Clements (STARTUP) and Joe Halpin who is also creator, writer and showrunner. The series is directed by Jeff T. Thomas (BLINDSPOT, WAYWARD PINES) and Luis Prieto (KIDNAP, STARTUP).
Follow THE OATH on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter. Join the conversation using #TheOath and #Crackle.
About G-Unit Film & Television, Inc: In 2005, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson founded the production company, G-Unit Film & Television, Inc. producing a wide variety of content across various platforms. Jackson has quickly sold a myriad of projects to various networks. Among these is the record shattering POWER, STARZ's number-one series that premiered in June 2014, in which Jackson not only stars in but also serves as executive producer. In July 2016 it was announced that Starz extended Jackson & G-Unit Film & Television, Inc.'s exclusive overall deal for another year into September 2018 to develop new projects for the network and continue as executive producer on POWER. Additional announced G-Unit Film & Television, Inc. credits include: the variety show 50 CENTRAL on BET, two dramas, THE OATH, and"RPM (WT) for Crackle, Sony Pictures Television Networks, the development of TOMORROW, TODAY on Starz and SundanceTV's critically acclaimed series DREAM SCHOOL.
About Crackle: From fast-paced action, to escapist comedy to binge-worthy dramas, Crackle features a robust library of curated and entertaining acquisitions and premium original content for today's connected and engaged enthusiast audience?. Sony Pictures Television Networks' free, ad-supported network offers an ever-changing lineup of Hollywood's top feature films and popular TV shows and is accessible in the U.S. and Canada with no subscription or commitment required. New titles, in genres including Drama, Action, Fandom, Comedy and Thriller, are added each month and content is accessible on every connected device. Available in 21 countries, including Latin America, Crackle lets viewers login to save favorites and resume watching on any platform. For more information, go to Crackle.com or follow @Crackle on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for real-time updates.