EXCLUSIVE: Harlan Coben’s Shelter, Prime Video’s YA action-thriller from MGM Worldwide Tv Productions and Amazon Studios, is rounding out its recurring solid. Didi Conn (Grease), Missi Pyle (Y: The Final Man), Hunter Emery (Orange Is The New Black), Antonio Cipriano (God Friended Me), Peter Riegert (Succession), Adrienne Barbeau (Prison Minds), Stephanie March (Regulation & Order: SVU) and Kristoffer Polaha (Jurassic World Dominion) be part of Jaden Michael within the collection adaptation of Coben’s Mickey Bolitar novels, together with newcomer Samantha Bugliaro, Narci Regina (21 Bridges), Alexa Mareka (Boogie), Manuel Uriza (Too Previous To Die Younger), and Lee Aaron Rosen (Emily in Paris).
Along with Michael, they be part of beforehand introduced solid Constance Zimmer, Adrian Greensmith, Abby Corrigan, Sage Linder, Brian Altemus and Tovah Feldshuh.
Based mostly on Coben’s Mickey Bolitar trilogy, Shelter tells the story of highschool junior Mickey Bolitar (Michael) as he navigates his new life and a college in New Jersey. When a mysterious outdated girl (Feldshuh) tells Mickey that his father isn’t useless, Mickey is certain he’s dropping his thoughts on high of every little thing else. Mickey finds a grounding pressure in Ashley Kent (Bugliaro), one other new pupil who’s lived by way of her personal tragedy. However when Ashley goes lacking, Mickey and his new pals Ema (Corrigan) and Spoon (Greensmith) uncover every little thing she instructed him was a lie—and that Mickey is in critical hazard until he will get to the underside of what occurred to her and his father. Mickey’s search thrusts him right into a world of conspiracy, lies, and the darkest facets of humanity.
Conn will play Mrs. Friedman, a candy, quick-witted historical past trainer at Kasselton Excessive College whose previous is extra complicated than she lets on.
Pyle is Hannah, Troy’s (Altemus) mother, was Shira’s (Zimmer) greatest buddy in highschool, however is now married to Shira’s highschool boyfriend, Sheriff Ken Taylor. This stylish girl seems to have the proper life, however after all, nothing is because it appears.
Emery portrays Sun shades Man, Bat Woman’s (Feldshuh) mysterious right-hand man, with a deadly presence.
Cipriano performs Buck, A cocky highschool basketball participant/theater boy. With the mind of an ostrich and the voice of an angel, he’s Troy’s (Altemus) greatest buddy, and frequent tormenter of Mickey, Spoon, and Ema (Corrigan).
Riegart is Allen, Mickey’s beloved grandfather, “Pops,” and the bubbling father of Shira. The nostalgia of being again in his household house triggers a wave of grief for his son, Brad.
Barbeau performs Ellen, Mickey’s fun-loving grandma and Shira’s mom. Her passive-aggressive remarks about her daughter’s private life could be overbearing. Crafty and intuitive, she will establish hid animosity and deflect pressure. Ellen has discovered it troublesome to debate her grief over her late son.
March portrays Angelica Wyatt, an acclaimed stage-and-screen actor who’s the benefactor of Kasselton Excessive’s artwork program by way of a nonprofit group.
Polaha is Brad, Mickey’s father and Shira’s brother. Properly-traveled, good, and charismatic, Brad is a perfect father to father Mickey—however he’s concealing a secret life to guard his son.
Bugliaro performs Ashley Kent. Ashley, together with Mickey, is a brand new pupil at Kasselton Excessive with a secret darker and extra sinister than Mickey or his pals might ever think about.
Regina is Kitty, Mickey’s mom. Regardless of how good and insightful she is, Kitty faces inside struggles, a few of which can current a problem to her in relation to serving to her beloved son.
Mareka performs Whitney. Whitney was referred to as Buck’s bizarre and artsy twin sister till gaining standing as a social media star together with her make-up expertise. She takes an curiosity in Ema.
Uriza is Octoface. Given the identify “Octoface” due to the massive Octopus tattoo on his face, this terrifying man at all times appears to point out up when there’s hassle.
Rosen performs Chief Ken Taylor. The native police chief in Kasselton and Troy’s dad, Ken seems to be decided to bust Mickey for one thing (something). He nonetheless holds a torch for his highschool girlfriend, Shira.
Coben and Allen MacDonald function co-showrunners and government producers. Additionally government producing are Ed Ornelas, Patricia Cardoso (pilot), and Erik Barmack. MGM’s Rola Bauer is overseeing the collection for the studio. Charlotte Coben is a producer. The collection is co-produced by Amazon Studios and MGM Worldwide Tv Productions.