With the US Election set to be held tomorrow Zee Cafe is all set to premiere The Comedy Rules starring Jeff Daniels and Brendan Gleeson which is based on James Comey’s book A Higher Loyalty and adapted for the screen and directed by Billy Ray for SHOWTIME.
The socio-political two-part series offers a portrayal of President Donald Trump as he seeks re-election in the U.S. Brendan Gleeson plays the depiction of the world leader and US President Donald Trump while Jeff Daniels plays the former FBI Director James Comey.
The series gives a behind-the-headlines account of the turbulent events surrounding the 2016 U.S Elections and its aftermath. The first part of the series tells the story of two powerful figures, Comey and Trump who were on a collision course during the earliest days of the Russia investigation, the FBI’s investigation into Hillary Clinton’s emails, and their impact on Election Night 2016. when Donald Trump stunned the world by becoming the US President.
The second part of the series has a virtual day-to-day account of the tempestuous relationship between Comey and Trump and the chaotic first months of the Trump presidency.
Micheal Kelly, Andrew McCabe, and Holly Hunter also feature in the series produced by CBS Studios which is internationally being distributed by ViacomCBS Global Distribution Group. The two-part series airs tomorrow from 12PM onwards on Zee Cafe.