The brand new Twisted Steel TV present within the works at Sony Footage Tv and PlayStation Productions has solid its lead character. As we speak, the pair introduced that Anthony Mackie, finest often known as the subsequent Captain America, has been solid as John Doe, the collection’ lead character. And if this feels like an enormous casting it is as a result of it’s, and it could be as a result of Sony TV and PlayStation Productions are reportedly “extraordinarily excessive” on the potential of the present.”We’re thrilled to have Anthony Mackie on board. His means to mix comedy, motion and drama is ideal for the Twisted world we’re creating,” mentioned Asad Qizilbash, head of PlayStation Productions, of the casting.”We have been massive followers of Anthony’s phenomenal physique of labor through the years and knew he was the one actor who may play a personality as advanced, humorous, and compelling as John Doe. Happily for us, he agreed,” added Glenn Adilman, EVP Comedy Improvement at Sony TV. For now, it stays to be seen how a lot John Doe might be modeled after the character within the online game collection. What we do know is that Doe is described as a “smart-ass” who “talks as quick as he drives.” A milkman with no reminiscence of his previous, in the future he’s provided a “once-in-a-lifetime” alternative to create a greater life for himself, but it surely will not be simple and would require him to ship a mysterious bundle by way of a post-apocalyptic wasteland identified for its harmful vehicular fight and a deranged clown driving Candy Tooth, the collection’ signature ice-cream truck car.In the intervening time of publishing, there isn’t any phrase when the TV present will start filming, not to mention launch. And naturally, it is also unclear how it is going to be delivered, which is to say what subscription service will gobble it up.For extra protection on the upcoming TV present, the rumored Twisted Steel recreation, and all issues gaming — together with all the newest information, rumors, leaks, hypothesis, evaluations, previews, interviews, opinion items, hot-takes, guides, offers, and viral Reddit posts — click on right here.H/T, Deadline.