This Is Us star Milo Ventimiglia confirms his next TV role

It’s us star Milo Ventimiglia has lined up his next big TV drama as he’s been cast as the pilot for a new series The company you keep.

The envelope reports that the actor, who plays Jack Pearson in It’s uswill serve as both star and executive producer of the new show, which will air on ABC.

The official synopsis of The company you keep reads: “A night of passion leads to love between con man Charlie and CIA undercover agent Emma, ​​who are unknowingly on a career collision course.

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“As Charlie speeds up the ‘family business’ so he can get away with it for good, Emma closes in on the vengeful criminal who holds Charlie’s family debts in hand – forcing them to heed the lies they said so they could save themselves and their families from dire consequences.”

No other casting details have yet been confirmed.

The series is based on a South Korean drama My fellow citizens! and was written by Julia Cohen, who previously worked on dallas, A million little things and Riverdale.

Joining Ventimiglia as executive producers are boobies rich asian‘Jon M Chu, the residentby Todd Harthan and Russ Cundiff, who co-founded production company DiVide with Ventimiglia.

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Ventimiglia will definitely be busy afterwards It’s us ends, as he is also working as an executive producer on the new NBC sports drama series Hometown Saintsabout a retired hockey player who returns to his hometown to coach a high school girls’ hockey team.

The sixth and final season of a heartbreaking drama It’s us will come to a close on May 24, with Ventimiglia promising that the grand finale is “really, really going to deliver.”

The star recently opened up about another recent heartbreaking death on the show, explaining why her character was so reluctant to show her anger over the loss.

“It’s all very heavy and overwhelming, and even though Jack has been the stoic lion rock that he is making sure no one else suffers or suffers from discomfort or whatever, you know, he is not immune to it,” he said. “He’s going to go through the same things as anybody else.”

It’s us airs its final season on Tuesdays at 9/8c on NBC, and can also be streamed on Hulu. Viewers in the UK can watch every Thursday via Amazon Prime Video Where Disney+.

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Kimberly B. Nguyen