Aaron Eckhart to star in Matthew Weiner's Amazon series

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Los Angeles [USA], August 10 (ANI): Aaron Eckhart, famous for his roles in movies like 'The Dark Knight,' and 'Sully,' is heading to small screens now. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Eckhart has been cast as a guest star in Matthew Weiner's Amazon anthology series 'The Romanoffs'. The series will feature stories about people who believe themselves to be descendants of the Russian royal family. Eckhart will join the previously announced cast, which includes Isabelle Huppert ('Elle'), Amanda Peet ('Togetherness'), Jack Huston ('Boardwalk Empire'), Marthe Keller ('Marathon Man') and 'Mad Men' alums Christina Hendricks and John Slattery. Co-produced by Weinstein Television, 'The Romanoffs' is an hour-long contemporary anthology set around the globe that is being written, directed and executive produced by 'Mad Men' creator. (ANI)