The second season of HBO’s The righteous gems added Jason Schwartzman (Fargo), Eric Roberts (The dark knight) and Eric Andre (Bad trip) to his cast.
The righteous gems is the third HBO series from McBride, Hill and Green after Eastbound & Down and Vice Principals, and revolves around the Gemstones, a world-renowned family of televangelists with a long tradition of deviance, greed, and charity work.
Schwartzman will star as Thaniel, “a journalist working on a story about the ministries,” with Roberts as Junior, a man “who grew up with Eli and suddenly returns to his life,” and Andre as Lyle Lissons, “a mega-church. Texas pastor who befriends Jesse and Amber. “
Together with McBride, The righteous gems includes a cast starring John Goodman, Edi Patterson, Adam Devine, Walton Goggins, Cassidy Freeman, Tony Cavalero, Tim Baltz and Greg Alan Williams.
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