Amanda Seyfried joins Tom Holland in Apple’s The Crowded Room series
Apple TV+ has announced that Oscar nominee Amanda Seyfried has signed on to star opposite Tom Holland (Spider-Man: No Coming Home) in the upcoming anthology drama The crowded room. Seyfried is set to play the role of a clinical psychologist and single mother named Rya as she faces the toughest case of her career.
Oscar nominee @Amanda Seyfried to be in front @tomholland1996 in the new Apple Original anthology, “The Crowded Room” created by the Oscar winner @akivagoldsman. #AppleOriginals pic.twitter.com/rx2tIMLoZx
—Apple TV+ (@AppleTVPlus) February 17, 2022
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The crowded room is an anthology series that delves into the true stories of people who have “struggled and learned to live successfully with mental illness”. Described as a gripping thriller, the first season will be inspired by the acclaimed biography titled “The Minds of Billy Milligan” by Daniel Keyes.
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Holland is set for the lead role of Billy Milligan, the first person ever acquitted of a crime due to multiple personality disorder (now known as dissociative identity disorder). the Spider Man star will also serve as an executive producer.
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The crowded room is created, written and produced by Oscar-winning actor Akiva Goldsman. Executive producers are Alexandra Milchan for EMJAG Productions and Arnon Milchan, Yariv Milchan and Michael Schaefer of New Regency. It is a co-production between Apple Studios and New Regency.