NETFLIX has announced the release date for the next series of crime drama Ozark. Here's everything you need to know.. When is Ozark series 2 out? It has been confirmed that Ozark series 2 will drop on August 31. It will contain 10 new hour-long episodes Oscar-nominee Janet McTeer (Tumbleweeds, Albert Nobbs) has been added to the cas Jason Bateman will continue to direct and executive produce as well as acting in the series Chris Mundy will also executive produce, and creators Bill Dubuque and Mark Williams are also back on board. What is Ozark about? Ozark follows the story of Marty Byrde – a financial advisor from Chicago who finds himself on the bad side of a drug cartel after a money laundering plan goes awry. With his business and life now in danger, Marty takes his family and relocates them to the rural Missouri Ozarks in order to pay off the $8million debt they've found themselves in. The story will then follow their new lives as they readjust to their new, … [Read more...] about When does Ozark series 2 launch on Netflix in the UK and who’s in the cast with Laura Linney and Jason Bateman?
It’s been a rollercoaster of a month for Arrested Development and Ozark star, Jason Bateman. At the beginning of May 2018, Jason Bateman reportedly asked for more compensation after Arrested Development creator, Mitchell Hurwitz, released a remixed version of the show’s fourth season. Then, at the end of the month, he and co-star and friend Will Arnett were involved in a taxicab accident in New York City. However, the big story has now become the actor’s reaction during a New York Times interview with the whole Arrested Development cast. Jason Bateman will return as Michael Bluth in Netflix's Arrested Development season 5 In the run up to season 5, which will be released on Netflix next week, the conversation turned to the 2017 allegations levelled at Jeffrey Tambor about his time on the Amazon show Transparent. During the interview, Jessica Walter, who plays Lucille Bluth on the show, revealed that her on-screen husband Tambor had verbally harassed her. 'In … [Read more...] about What is Jason Bateman’s net worth?
Jason Bateman has issued an apology for defending Jeffrey Tambor as their Arrested Development co-star Jessica Walter recalled him verbally harassing her on set through tears in a recent interview. Walter - who plays Bluth matriarch Lucille in the sitcom - was partaking in a group interview with Bateman, Tambor, Tony Hale, David Cross, Will Arnett and Alia Shawkat when she broke down remembering the incident. Instead of reassuring her, Bateman can be heard suggesting Tambor's behaviour is “common” in the entertainment industry, deeming it “a breeding ground for atypical behaviour.” Bateman's words have since caused a backlash leading the actor to apologise in a series of social media posts. “Based on listening to the NYT interview and hearing people’s thoughts online, I realise that I was wrong here,” he wrote. “I'm horrified that I wasn’t more aware of how this incident affected her.” Read more Arrested Development … [Read more...] about Jason Bateman ‘deeply sorry’ for defending Jeffrey Tambor’s ‘verbal harassment’ of Jessica Walter
Lifestyle / Entertainment by Press Association 24/05/2018, 11:56 am FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Jason Bateman has apologised to his Arrested Development co-star Jessica Walter after appearing to defend Jeffrey Tambor’s verbal harassment of her. The cast of the revived Netflix show were taking part in a group interview when Tambor’s “blow up” at his on-screen wife Walter was referenced. Walter broke down in tears as she said she had “never had anybody yell at me like that” in six decades of working, while Bateman and David Cross attempted to explain Tambor’s actions. Bateman had said there was “context” to the incident, adding that the industry is “a weird thing, and it is a breeding ground for atypical behaviour and certain people have certain processes”. In a series of tweets on Thursday morning, he distanced himself from the remarks which he said … [Read more...] about Jason Bateman apologises after defending Jeffrey Tambor over Jessica Walter
‘Arrested Development’ actor Jason Bateman has responded to the criticism he and his male co-stars faced following a group interview with the New York Times. During the interview, the conversation turned to a reported on-set “blow-up” from Jeffrey Tambor towards co-star Jessica Walter, with many of the men on the cast leaping to his defence. While Walter tearfully said she hoped to put the incident, which she described as “harassment”, behind her, the men in the room were quick to post to Tambor’s defence. When the article was published on Wednesday, many critics accused the actors of “mansplaining harassment”, “talking over” their on-screen mother and even “gaslighting” the actress. Bateman, who took the brunt of the criticism, has now had his say on Twitter, accepting responsibility for his actions. He wrote: “Based on listening to the NYT interview and hearing people’s thoughts … [Read more...] about ‘Arrested Development’ Star Jason Bateman Apologises For ‘Mansplaining’