Want to know what the music scene in 70’s New York was like? Then you won’t want to miss the forthcoming HBO series which Martin Scorsese and Mick Jagger are working on. According to the press material via Rolling Stones, the show will focus on the “drug and sex-fueled music business as punk and disco were breaking out“, the as-yet-untitled project has been in development since 2011.
Collider has revealed its cast and creative roles. Actor Bobby Cannavale will star as Richie Finestra, the founder and president of American Century Records. Olivia Wilde stars as Richie’s wife, and Ray Romano will play as the Head of Promotions at American Records, Zak Yankovich. Scorsese will direct the pilot episode, and alongside Jagger, will executive produce the show. Its premiere date is still to be determined.