Cicley Tyson, Elizabeth McGovern, and Adam Brody Join Showing Roots

Cicley Tyson, Elizabeth McGovern, and Adam Brody Join Showing Roots

Adam Brody will play Bud, an engineer who ventures to town to fix a local bridge. Downton Abbey’s Elizabeth McGovern has been cast as the beauty shop’s owner, Shirley. Filming is underway in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Oscar-nominee Cicely Tyson, who appeared as Kunta Kinte’s mother in the original Roots miniseries, will play Hattie, Pearl’s grandmother.

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