Woody Harrelson is E. Howard Hunt and Justin Theroux is G. Gordon Liddy in White House Plumbers, HBO’s take on the now infamous tale of the Watergate break-in during Richard Nixon’s presidency.
The above trailer is set to Santana’s “Evil Ways.”
Besides Harrelson and Theroux, the cast also features Lena Headey as Hunt’s wife Dorothy; Kiernan Shipka, Zoe Levin and Tre Ryder as his kids, Kevan, Lisa and Tre (Hunt had six children); and Judy Greer as Gordon’s wife, Fran. Also starring are Domhnall Gleeson as John Dean, Toby Huss as James McCord, Ike Barinholtz as Jeb Magruder, Kathleen Turner as Dita Beard along with Kim Coates, Yul Vazquez, Alexis Valdés, Nelson Ascencio, Tony Plana, Zoe Levin, Liam James, David Krumholtz , F. Murray Abraham, Rich Sommer and John Carroll Lynch.
White House Plumbers is diirected and executive produced by Veep’s David Mandel and created, written and executive produced by Alex Gregory and Peter Huyck. It’s also executive produced by Frank Rich, David Bernad, Gregg Fienberg, Theroux, Harrelson, Len Amato and Ruben Fleischer. The limited series is an HBO co-production with wiip with executive producers Paul Lee, Mark Roybal and Nne Ebong. It’s based in part on public records and the book Integrity by Egil “Bud” Krogh and Matthew Krogh.
White House Plumbers debuts on HBO in March and will also be available to stream on HBO Max.