The project is directed by Reginald Hudlin, who recently helmed the Thurgood Marshall biopic “Marshall” starring Chadwick Boseman.
The eight-episode drama is based on the Wally Lamb novel of the same name.
The Big Hero 6″ star will play Garfield “Gar” Logan, the DC comic book superhero.
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