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James D'Arcy joins upcoming Apple TV+ thriller 'Constellation'

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What you need to know

  • James D'Arcy has signed on to star in the upcoming Apple TV+ series "Constellation."
  • The actor will star alongside Noomi Rapace and Jonathan Banks.
  • Oliver Hirschbiegel and Joseph Cedar have also signed on to direct.

Apple's upcoming psychological thriller series "Constellation" is getting another cast member.

As reported by Variety, James D'Arcy has signed on to star alongside Noomi Rapace and Jonathan Banks. The report also notes that Oliver Hirschbiegel and Joseph Cedar will direct three episodes each of the eight-episode series.

D'Arcy, who will star as Jo's (Rapace) husband Magnus, has previously starred in "Agent Carter," "Avengers: Endgame," and "Dunkirk."

D'arcy's credits include playing Jarvis in the Marvel series "Agent Carter" and film "Avengers: Endgame" as well as starring in Christopher Nolan's 2017 film "Dunkirk" and Andy Goddard's 2020 film "Six Minutes to Midnight." Up next, he appears in Nolan's "Oppenheimer" and makes his written and directorial debut with the film "Made in Italy." He is repped by Verve, Entertainment 360 and Markham, Froggatt and Irwin.Hirschbiegel is known for directing the 2004 film "Downfall," while Cedar wrote and directed the 2011 film "Footnote." They serve as directors alongside Michelle MacLaren, who was previously announced as the director of the first two episodes.

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The series follows the story of Jo, a "woman who returns to Earth after a disaster in space."

"Constellation" will star Rapace as Jo, a woman who returns to Earth after a disaster in space — only to discover that key pieces of her life seem to be missing. The action-packed space adventure is an exploration of the dark edges of human psychology, one woman's desperate quest to expose the truth about the hidden history of space travel and recover all that she has lost.

It's still unclear when "Constellation" will premiere on Apple TV+. If you want to ensure you can enjoy it in the best quality possible when it does come out, check out our list of the Best TVs for Apple TV 2022.

Joe Wituschek
Joe Wituschek

Joe Wituschek is a Contributor at iMore. With over ten years in the technology industry, one of them being at Apple, Joe now covers the company for the website. In addition to covering breaking news, Joe also writes editorials and reviews for a range of products. He fell in love with Apple products when he got an iPod nano for Christmas almost twenty years ago. Despite being considered a "heavy" user, he has always preferred the consumer-focused products like the MacBook Air, iPad mini, and iPhone 13 mini. He will fight to the death to keep a mini iPhone in the lineup. In his free time, Joe enjoys video games, movies, photography, running, and basically everything outdoors.