Shtisel, Fauda, Mossad 101, Valley of Tears. Or American shows based on Israeli series: Homeland, In Treatment, The Spy, Euphoria.
Now, SHOWTIME is airing yet another in that long line of Israeli TV series to capture American viewers, Your Honor, a version of the Israeli show Kvodo.
In the limited series that broke Showtime viewership records, Bryan Cranston stars as a respected New Orleans judge whose son’s involvement in a hit-and-run leads to a high-stakes game of lies, deceit and impossible choices.
The Temple Emanu-El Streicker Center is proud to welcome Mr. Cranston and the creators of the show of to discuss adapting Your Honor for American television and the question of how a tiny country of 8.8 million people with only one TV channel until 1993 become a global storytelling powerhouse.
Bryan Cranston, series star and executive producer, best known for Breaking Bad, which earned him six Emmy and a Golden Globe. He won the Tony Award for his performance as Lyndon B. Johnson in All the Way and for his portrayal of Howard Beale in Network.
Hunter Doohan, series star as Adam Desiato
Isiah Whitlock Jr., series star as Charlie
Hope Davis, series star as Gina Baxter
Michael Stuhlbarg, series star as Tommy
Liz Glotzer, executive producer
Alon Aranya, executive producer
Watch the trailer for SHOWTIME’s Your Honor here!