The Offer is another Paramount+ masterpiece, and it’s an offer you cannot refuse.
Their brand-new show The Offer dramatizes the making of The Godfather, one of the most famous movies of the twentieth century.
Although the project was announced in September 2020 to air on Paramount+, we’ll have to wait a little while before we get to see the show on the big screen.
But for now, here’s what we got. Keep reading!
What is The Offer Series About?
The Offer is an upcoming biographical-drama miniseries about developing and producing Francis Ford Coppola’s gangster film from 1972, The Godfather.
Al Ruddy’s iconic 1972 film The Godfather that Francis Ford Coppola directed was adapted from Puzo’s bestselling novel. The movie was starred actors Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan, John Cazale, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton, and Talia Shire.
The Godfather is arguably one of the greatest films of all time, and you cannot argue with that.
As mentioned, Paramount+ announced The Offer to premiere two years back, and filming for the series began in July 2021. However, due to COVID-19 struggles and protocols, filming got delayed, and the premiere was also pushed back.
The behind-the-scenes story (The Offer) focuses on Hollywood producer Al Ruddy, played by Miles Teller, who works tirelessly to finish the project.
Paramount TV Studios produced it is created and written by Oscar- and Emmy-nominated writer Michael Tolkin and written and executive produced by Nikki Toscano.
Teller and Ruddy respectively serve as executive producers of The Offer series and Leslie Greif.
Who is part of The Offer Cast?
The gangster film had a rocky production, starting from the casting of the actors.
Paramount Pictures bought the rights to the novel but struggled to find a director and disagreed over who to cast as the main characters.
In The Offer series, Miles Teller plays protagonist Al Ruddy, while the real Ruddy will be an executive producer.
Some of the casts to be part of the are:
- Matthew Goode as Paramount Studios chief Robert Evans.
- Juno Temple as Ruddy’s right-hand woman Bettye
- Dan Fogler as Godfather director Frances Ford Coppola
- Patrick Gallo as Godfather author Mario Puzo
- Justin Chamber as star Marlon Brando
- Giovanni Ribisi as mob moss Joseph Colombo Sr.
You might also want to check out the recurring cats:
- Justin Chambers as Marlon Brando
- Josh Zuckerman as Peter Bart
- Meredith Garretson as Ali MacGraw
- Nora Arnezeder as Francoise Glazer
- Paul McCrane as Jack Ballard
- Anthony Skordi as Carlo Gambino
- Jake Cannavale as Caesar
- James Madio as Gino
- Michael Rispoli as Tommy Lucchese
- Stephanie Koenig as Andrea Eastman
- Lou Ferrigno as Lenny Montana
- Frank John Hughes as Frank Sinatra
- Danny Nucci as Mario Biaggi
- Anthony Ippolito as Al Pacino
- Kirk Acevedo as Special Agent Hale
- Ross McCall as Moran
- Eric Balfour as Dean Tavoularis
- Michael Gandolfini as Andy Calhoun
- Zack Schor as Fred Gallo
When in the Official Release Date of The Offer?
We are most likely to wait for the tv series to come out, but Paramount is assuring the viewers that it will be worth the wait.
The Offer will be available to stream in the US on Paramount+ from April 28, 2022, with three episodes available immediately and the rest following weekly.
Is there an Official Trailer for The Offer?
Get a peek at what to expect on the upcoming series in its official trailer, released by Paramount+.
The new Paramount+ Series is anticipated to have ten episodes and is a limited event series about the making of The Godfather.
Are you excited?