The boys of Anne Rice’s Mayfair Witches dropped by TV Insider’s New York Comedian Con video suite, they usually had so much to say concerning the upcoming AMC drama!
The second sequence within the increasing Anne Rice Universe to hit the cable community and its streaming service AMC+ after this fall’s well-liked Anne Rice’s Interview With the Vampire will debut on January 8 and launch eight mystifying episodes, which comply with neurosurgeon Dr. Rowan Fielding (The White Lotus‘ Alexandra Daddario) who learns she just isn’t solely a reasonably highly effective witch however the inheritor to an necessary household of witches.
We welcomed three of the sequence’ stars to our suite together with Tongayi Chirisa (One other Life) who performs Ciprien Grieve (a combo of two of Rice’s guide characters), Jack Huston (Fargo) because the mysterious being Lasher, and L.A. Regulation vet Harry Hamlin as warlock patriarch Cortland Mayfair.
Hamlin couldn’t assist however rave concerning the New Orleans-set drama’s main woman, noting: “[Alexandra Daddario’s] presence is extraordinary on the display screen, so I believe that individuals who watch it will likely be very pleased to have seen her play this character of Rowan.”
That stated, it appears that evidently the character who will lead viewers to ask essentially the most questions gained’t be Rowan, however as an alternative Huston’s Lasher — a shape-shifting entity certain to the witches. “The interpretation’s fairly broad, and I’m certain everybody can have an opinion of who Lasher is, or what he’s,” teases Huston. “He has a really important presence all through the season.” Huston additionally provides that we’ll see him portraying Lasher’s “human kind.”
For extra about these characters and filming in NOLA, try the video above for our full New York Comedian Con interview with Hamlin, Huston and Chirisa!
Anne Rice’s Mayfair Witches, Collection Premiere, Sunday, January 8, AMC & AMC+