As previously announced, The Right Stuff held a panel as part of the Comic-Con@Home. The cast and crew all gathered to discuss about making the show. A new clip was also released, which features Jake’s character, Lieutenant Commander Alan Shepard, rushing to making a meeting at NASA. You can watch both below!
Thursday / July 02 / 2020
Three of Disney+ shows will be having virtual panels next month as part of the Comic-Con@Home event, including The Right Stuff. From the press release, Jake will be part of the panel.
UPDATE: Their panel is scheduled on July 25th, 1PM PST.
Disney will tout three projects coming to its Disney+ streaming service with virtual panels during next month’s Comic-Con@Home event.
Anthology docuseries Marvel’s 616, scripted original series The Right Stuff and animated movie Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe will all get screen time.
Comic-Con@Home will be held on the same dates as the physical Comic-Con, which was canceled due to COVID-19: July 22 to 26.
The Right Stuff, like the feature film and book it is based on, explores the early days of the U.S. space program. The first National Geographic scripted original series headed for Disney+, it comes from Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Way and Warner Horizon Scripted Television.
The panel for the show will feature cast members Patrick J. Adams, Jake McDorman, Colin O’Donoghue, Michael Trotter, Aaron Staton, Micah Stock, James Lafferty, Nora Zehetner, Shannon Lucio, Eloise Mumford, Eric Ladin and Patrick Fischler. Showrunner and exec producer Mark Lafferty and executive producer Jennifer Davisson will also appear. The moderator will be former NASA Astronaut Dr. Mae Jemison.DEADLINE
Wednesday / May 06 / 2020
The Right Stuff has found a new home. Originally developed for Nat Geo, the eight-episode adaptation of Tom Wolfe’s bestselling novel of the same name will debut on Disney+ this fall. Check out the first two official photos in our gallery, and a behind-the-scenes teaser below!
Thursday / January 23 / 2020
It was announced today that Jake is part of the star-studded cast of the romantic-comedy film, Happiest Season! Mary Steenburgen, Victor Garber, Alison Brie, and Dan Levy lead the cast. The film is set to hit theaters on November 20th.
Co-written by Mary Holland, Happiest Season follows a young woman (Stewart) whose plan to propose to her girlfriend (Davis) while at her family’s annual holiday party is upended when she discovers her partner hasn’t yet come out to her conservative parents (played by Steenburgen and Garber).DEADLINE