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Remake of ‘Roots’ Miniseries confirmed!

As previously speculated, Jonathan indeed has been cast in the remake of “Roots” filming now in New Orleans. Full details including on the character he’s playing from Deadline: ‘Roots’ A+E Mini Sets Cast: Anna Paquin, Forest Whitaker, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Derek Luke, Others Take On Iconic Roles nandreeva by Nellie Andreeva September 16, 2015 A+E Networks has lined up a roster of established actors and newcomers for its four eight-hour event miniseries Roots, a remake of the iconic 1977 ABC mini, which drew critical praise and blockbuster viewership. Cast...

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Possible new TV miniseries project for Jonathan

Thanks to actor Mark Rolston on Twitter, there’s strong indications that Jonathan is taking part in remake of the 1997 epic miniseries “Roots”. It’s currently filming in New Orleans and will be airing in 2016 across History, A&E Network and Lifetime channels. It’s set to be an 8 hour miniseries airing over 4 nights. It’s not yet clear what role Jonathan is playing in the remake. having a blast on set with this guy Jonathan Rhys Meyers #neworleans #setlife #markrolston #jonathanrhysmeyers pic.twitter.com/yETC9fLOxZ — Mark Rolston (@Halo4CaptDelRio) September 9, 2015