Future Islands frontman Samuel T. Herring will make his performing debut in Apple TV+’s upcoming drama The Changeling, SPIN has confirmed. Herring will star alongside LaKeith Stanfield, Adina Porter and Clark Backo within the adaptation of Victor LaValle’s best-selling ebook of the identical title.
The present is described as “a fairytale for grown-ups. A horror story, a parenthood fable and a dangerous odyssey via a New York Metropolis you didn’t know existed.” Herring will painting William Wheeler, a person pushed to win again his spouse and kids who befriends Stanfield’s Apollo, a uncommon ebook supplier.
The Changeling can be produced by Apple Studios and Annapurna. No launch date has been introduced for the undertaking, which was initially in manufacturing at FX in 2018. The novel gained a bunch of awards following its 2017 publication, together with the 2018 Locus Award for Horror Novel, the 2018 British Fantasy Award for Horror Novel, the 2018 World Fantasy Award for Greatest Novel and a spot amongst 15 winners of the 2018 American Guide Award.
Future Islands’ most up-to-date album is 2020’s As Lengthy As You Are (4AD). After a one-off U.S. present on July 9 on the 80-35 Competition in Des Moines, Ia., the group will embark on an intensive European tour beginning Aug. 16 in Cologne, Germany. Dates are on faucet via Nov. 19 in Exeter, U.Okay.