Charlie Hunnam Set to Star in Amazon Prime Video Series Adaptation of ‘Criminal’ Graphic Novels

Charlie Hunnam has landed the lead role in the upcoming Amazon Prime Video series adaptation of the popular graphic novels, “Criminal.” Based on the works of Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips, the show promises to be an intricate universe of crime stories.

Hunnam will portray the character of Leo, a master thief with a knack for elaborate plans that involve no guns or violence. Described as a strategic thinker who is always steps ahead of the game, Leo is often underestimated by his peers due to his father’s criminal legacy.

Joining the talented cast alongside Hunnam are Adria Arjona, Richard Jenkins, and Kadeem Hardison. This project marks another foray into the world of crime dramas for Hunnam, who is best known for his role as Jax Teller in the hit series “Sons of Anarchy.” His impressive acting resume also includes roles in shows like “Shantaram” and films such as “The Gentlemen” and “Pacific Rim.”

The series will be co-showrun by Ed Brubaker and Jordan Harper, with Sarah Carbiener, Phillip Barnett, Ryan Fleck, and Anna Boden serving as executive producers. Legendary Television is also on board as an executive producer, alongside Amazon MGM Studios.

Fans of crime thrillers and Hunnam’s previous work are sure to be excited for this upcoming project, which promises to deliver a gripping and intense viewing experience. Stay tuned for more updates on “Criminal” as the production progresses.