Jeff Daniels portrays complicated and conflicted sheriff Del Harris in Showtime’s upcoming drama, American Rust, based on Philipp Meyer’s debut novel.
In the series, Harris finds himself in the position of having to protect the son of the woman he loves, played by Maura Tierney, even though that son may have committed murder. The show is set in a Rust Belt Pennsylvania town where good people often make terrible choices.
American Rust also stars Bill Camp, David Alvarez, Alex Neustaedter, Julia Mayorga, Mark Pellegrino and Rob Yang.
It’s executive produced by Daniels and Dan Futterman, who also writes and showruns, as well as Michael De Luca, Adam Rapp, Paul Martino, Katie O’Connell Marsh and Elsa Ellis. It’s co-produced with Boat Rocker Studios.
American Rust premieres Sunday, Sept. 12 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime.