Ryan Murphy is taking us again to the Golden Age of Hollywood and rewriting historical past with a few of his favourite stars like Darren Criss, David Corenswet, Patti LuPone, and extra in his new Netflix present ‘Hollywood.’

Motion pictures and TV exhibits get rewrites on a regular basis, and it’s about time Hollywood historical past obtained one as effectively. Ryan Murphy and Ian Brennan crew up as soon as once more for Hollywood, a brand new Netflix restricted collection that follows a group of aspiring actors and filmmakers in post-World Battle II Hollywood as they attempt to make it massive. The present stars many actors and actresses who’re no stranger to the Ryan Murphy Tv Universe — Darren Criss as Raymond, Patti LuPone as Avis, David Corenswet as Jack, Dylan McDermott as Ernie, Jim Parsons as Henry Willson, and Joe Mantello as Dick. The collection additionally options notable appearances from the Golden Age period, together with Gone With the Wind’s Vivien Leigh, performed by Katie McGuinness.

Every character in Hollywood presents a singular glimpse into Hollywood’s Golden Age, shedding gentle on the unfair methods and biases throughout race, gender, and sexuality which might be nonetheless prevalent right this moment. Hollywood exposes the decades-old energy dynamics in Tinseltown and what the leisure trade would possibly appear like if that they had been dismantled. “I need to take the story of Hollywood and provides it a rewrite,” Jeremy Pope’s Archie says within the trailer.

Raymond declares, “If we alter the way in which films are made, I feel you may change the world.” But it surely’s not going to be simple. The modifications are met with pushback, however the characters persevere towards the percentages.

The collection additionally stars Laura Harrier as Camille, Samara Weaving as Claire, Holland Taylor as Ellen Kincaid, Jake Choosing as Rock Hudson, and Maude Apatow as Henrietta. Hollywood will start streaming on Netflix on Might 1.