Watchmen has now started casting actors to play potential series regulars should the project goes to series at HBO.
Per Deadline, Regina King (The Leftovers) will reunite with creator Damon Lindelof as one of the show's lead. Joining her are Don Johnson (Miami Vice), Tim Blake Nelson (O Brother, Where Art Thou?), Louis Gossett Jr. (An Officer and a Gentleman), Adelaide Clemens (Rectify) and Andrew Howard (Hatfields & McCoys).
Details about their respective roles are still being kept under wraps.
Watchmen is considered a dark satirical and dystopian take on the superhero genre. Set in an alternate history where “superheroes” are treated as outlaws, Watchmen embraces the nostalgia of the original groundbreaking graphic novel while attempting to break new ground of its own.
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