This article is a preview for The Old Man season 1, episode 1, and contains details of the release date and where to watch online.
Based on the 2017 novel of the same name by Thomas Perry, The Old Man is a seven-part adaptation developed by Jonathan E. Steinberg and Robert Levine about a former CIA operative having to go on the run. Fronted by Jeff Bridges (last seen in Bad Times at the El Royale) as the ex-spook Dan Chase, with John Lithgow playing the FBI’s Assistant Director for Counterintelligence, Harold Harper, who is tasked with hunting him down, this highly anticipated thriller is being billed as a real heavy-hitter for FX and Hulu.
Here’s everything we know about the latest episode:
The Old Man season 1, episode 1 release date
The latest episode will premiere on Thursday, June 16, at 10 pm ET/PT on FX for US audiences. The first two episodes will release together, with subsequent installments airing weekly thereafter.
Where to watch The Old Man online
As mentioned above, The Old Man will be available on FX for US audiences, and available to stream the next day on Hulu. While there is no concrete release date for the show in international markets, it’s known that the show will stream on Disney+ (Star) in the UK and Star Plus in Latin American markets.
How many episodes will the series have?
The Old Man will unfold across seven episodes, with the first two airing together and the others on a weekly basis.
Who is in the cast of The Old Man?
The core cast of The Old Man is as follows:
- Jeff Bridges as Dan Chase
- John Lithgow as Harold Harper
- Amy Brenneman as Zoe McDonald
- Alia Shawkat as Agent Angela Adams
- Gbenga Akinnagbe as Julian Carson
Is there a trailer?
Yes, there is: