Irish actor O'Mara to play Washington
Published Sunday, 22 June 2014
Irish actor Jason O'Mara is set to portray the first US president, George Washington, in the US mini-series Sons Of Liberty.
The Resident Evil: Extinction star will join the previously announced cast, which includes Ben Barnes, Ryan Eggold and Dean Norris, in the six-part show, which will chronicle the beginnings of the Unites States of America, according to TheWrap.com.
Filmmaker Kari Skogland will direct the mini-series.
O'Mara has had a recurring role on popular US series The Good Wife and is also known for TV shows Terra Nova and Vegas.