Poker Face Release Date, Cast & More: A New Mystery Series on Peacock
Poker Face: The Upcoming American “case-of-the-week” mystery series is coming on Peacock this January! Here’s everything you need to know!
- The show will be a character-driven mystery comedy-drama with a case-of-the-week format.
- The first season is going to have 10 episodes.
Poker Face is an American “case-of-the-week” mystery series created by Rian Johnson for the streaming service Peacock. The show will be a character-driven mystery comedy-drama with a case-of-the-week format. Each episode adheres to the Columbo-popularized howcatchem format.
Johnson’s involvement in a mystery plot should be enough to pique curiosity, but the show has also gathered an exceptionally fantastic cast. So, when does Poker Face premieres? What will it be about? To find out everything we know so far about this mysterious murder mystery series, continue reading.
Poker Face Release Date
Poker Face will be one of the first big new TV shows of 2023, premiering on Peacock on Thursday, January 26, 2023.
According to reports, the first four episodes of Poker Face will be released on January 26, 2023. The remaining six episodes will release weekly on Thursdays. The first season finale is set to release on March 9, 2023.
Poker Face Plot
A 10-episode mystery-of-the-week series centres on Natasha Lyonne’s character Charlie Cale, who possesses the unusual ability to tell when someone is lying. She sets out on the road in her Plymouth Barracuda, encountering a new cast of individuals and puzzling crimes at each stop.
This incredible ability she possesses as a human lie detector piques the interest of a shady guy who enlists the services of a fixer, played by Benjamin Bratt, to find Cale and bring her to him alive. So, in addition to needing to solve several murder cases, Cale is also being chased by an unknown assassin.
Poker Face Cast
Here’s a list of characters set to star in the mystery drama series:
- Natasha Lyonne as Charlie Cale, a casino worker who goes on the run
- Benjamin Bratt as the casino head of security, who chases Charlie across the country
- Joseph Gordon-Levitt
- Stephanie Hsu
- David Castañeda
- Adrien Brody as the casino boss
- Danielle Macdonald
- Dascha Polanco as Natalie, Charlie’s friend
- Lil Rel Howery as Taffy Boyle, the brother of a Texas BBQ pitmaster
- Ellen Barkin
- Chloë Sevigny as Ruby Ruin, the frontwoman for a heavy metal band
- Jameela Jamil
- Tim Meadows
- Nicholas Cirillo
- Audrey Corsa
- Niall Cunningham
- Adam Enright
- Hong Chau as Marge, a long-haul trucker
- Simon Helberg
- S. Epatha Merkerson
- Judith Light
- Nick Nolte
- Ron Perlman as a casino enforcer
- Charles Melton as a race-car driver
- Tim Blake Nelson
- Noah Segan
- Cherry Jones
- Luis Guzmán
- Rhea Perlman
- Clea DuVall
- Colton Ryan
- Rowan Blanchard
- Reed Birney
- Brandon Michael Hall
- Angel Desai
- Chelsea Frei
- Jasmine Aiyana Garvin
- Leslie Silva
- John Darnielle
- John Hodgman
Is there any trailer?
The official trailer successfully blends a gripping mystery plot with good moments of humour. Check it out below:
Where to watch Poker Face?
The series will be exclusively available to watch on Peacock.
More About Poker Face
Rian Johnson has developed, wrote, directed, and executive produced the series. The showrunners and executive producers are Nora and Lilla Zuckerman. T-Street and MRC Television created the show, which is distributed by Paramount Global Content Distribution.
In Australia, Poker Face is a Stan Original Series that premieres on January 27, 2023.