Deadline studies that Joshua Jackson is changing Jamie Dornan because the star of the brand new Peacock restricted sequence.
Dornan was solid final yr within the present which is predicated on the true story of Dallas neurosurgeon Dr. Christopher Duntsch who was indicted in 2015 on fees of aggravated assault in opposition to 5 of his sufferers.
The sequence plans to inform the story of how some sufferers of his up-and-coming follow ended up both maimed or lifeless after procedures he carried out.
Attorneys for Duntsch argued that it was a case of surgical procedures gone dangerous, however prosecutors alleged he had deliberately harmed his sufferers. Duntsch was convicted of deliberately inflicting harm on an aged affected person in 2017 and sentenced to life in jail.
Dornan, finest recognized for his roles in “The Fall” and the “Fifty Shades” franchise, reportedly needed to drop out because of pandemic-related manufacturing delays not making it possible for his schedule to permit him to star within the mission.
Jackson, final seen within the restricted sequence “Little Fires All over the place,” will tackle the function and star reverse Alec Baldwin and Christian Slater.
Manufacturing on “Dr. Dying” is slated to start within the coming months.