Star World to premiere ‘Succession’ on 17 June
MUMBAI: English GEC Star World is all set to premiere ‘Succession’, an edge of the seat drama series, on 17th June at 10 pm. An American satirical comedy-drama series, ‘Succession’ has been created by Oscar nominee Jesse Armstrong.
It is one of the most promising shows in this year’s roster with favorable reactions from audiences and critics alike with Guardian calling it a ‘brilliant dissection of a dysfunctional dynasty’, Hollywood Reporter calling out the show’s brilliance that lies in its details as ‘performances to relish and dialogue to savor’ and the New Yorker terming it ‘An Irresistible Family Power Struggle, Told Through Soap and Satire’
The series revolves around the narrative of the Roy family who are the dysfunctional owners of a global media empire, Waystar Royco. As they fight for control of the company amidst a lot of uncertainty and drama, Succession continues to unfold part by part in a poetic fashion while tracking the lives of Logan Roy and his four children.
The series stars Troy and X-Men fame Brian Fox as a media mogul and patriarch of the Roy family – Logan Roy along with, The Visitor actress Hiam Abbass who portrays matriarch Marcia. The Perks of being a Wallflower actor Nicholas Braun and Home Alone fame Kieran Culkin are also part of the main cast among many others.