The cast for Peacock’s live-action Twisted Metal adaptation keeps growing with Scream star Neve Campbell the latest to joins the series, where she will star alongside the previously announced Anthony Mackie (The Falcon and the Winter Soldier), Stephanie Beatriz (Brooklyn Nine-Nine) and Thomas Haden Church (Spider-Man: No Way Home).
based on the PlayStation video game franchise, Twisted Metal is a half-hour action comedy following a motor-mouthed Milkman (Mackie) who “is offered a chance at a better life, but only if he can successfully deliver a mysterious package across a post-apocalyptic wasteland. With the help of a trigger-happy car thief (Beatriz), he’ll face savage marauders driving vehicles of destruction and other dangers of the open road, including a deranged clown who drives an all too familiar ice cream truck.”
There are no details for the character Campbell will play other than she is named Raven and will have a recurring guest role throughout the first season.
Twisted Metal is based on an ‘original take’ by Deadpool screenwriters Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick, and has Michael Jonathan Smith (Cobra Kai) serving as showrunner with Kitao Sakurai (Bad Trip) directing.
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