EXCLUSIVE: Michael Trucco (ur.midnight mass) has joined the upcoming CBS drama series Land of Fire like a repeating star.
He will play Luke, the brother of Vince (Billy Burke), who is described as Cal Fire’s charming PR director. He’s a talkative PR man now, but he’s worked in combat for years, earning his fair share of scars. He is career focused, always looking for the next promotion, the new feather in the hat. His jocular and playful personality immediately endears him to almost everyone except his older brother Vince (the rude fire chief). Luke will step in to help his family, but the longer he stays around, the more his “altruistic” motives will be questioned.
AT Land of FireSeeking redemption and a reduced prison sentence, young convict Bode Donovan (Max Thieriot) joins a firefighting program that brings him back to his small Northern California hometown, where he and other inmates work alongside elite firefighters to put out massive fires across the region. .
Kevin Alejandro, Diane Farr, Jordan Calloway, Stephanie Arcila and Jules Latimer also star.
Thieriot, Phelan and Reuter are executive producers along with Jerry Bruckheimer, Jonathan Littman and ChristyAnne Reed for Jerry Bruckheimer Television. CBS Studios is a studio.
Most recently, Trucco appeared as Wade Scarborough in the Netflix series. midnight mass. He will later appear in Fall of the House of Usher for Netflix, ABC NewbieCBS Young Sheldonand Netflix midnight club.
It is represented by AFA Prime Talent Media and Innovative Artists.