Watergate is among the most notorious political scandals in American historical past, one which produced a rogues’ gallery of then-President Richard Nixon loyalists out to make sure his reelection. As an alternative, it led to a spherical of can’t-miss televised hearings and Nixon’s resignation. And now Woody Harrelson is concerned.
HBO dropped the trailer for its restricted collection White Home Plumbers on Friday. It tells the story of the massive names behind the break-in of the Democratic Nationwide Committee on the Watergate Lodge in 1972. Harrelson performs intelligence officer E. Howard Hunt, and Justin Theroux, in an impressive mustache, performs G. Gordon Liddy. The trailer exhibits the 2 key operatives being tasked with ensuring Nixon wins the election by then-White Home counsel John Dean (Domhnall Gleeson).
“We’ll be laughed at as third-rate burglars ceaselessly,” Harrelson says within the trailer.
White Home Plumbers additionally stars Lena Headey, Judy Greer and Ike Barinholtz, amongst others. The five-episode collection makes its debut in March of 2023. It is directed and government produced by David Mandel, who introduced us one other White Home journey, Veep.