Get Shorty returns in October

The Get Shorty guys are back with new episodes on Stan next month.

e series, based in part on the 1990’s bestselling Elmore Leonard novel of the same name and created for television by Davey Holmes (ShamelessIn Treatment),  follows Miles Daly (Chris O’Dowd), who’s muscle for a Nevada crime ring. He tries to become a movie producer in Hollywood with the help of a washed-up producer, Rick Moreweather (Ray Romano), as a means to leave his criminal past behind.

In season two, Miles struggle to reconcile his ambitions as a filmmaker and a family man with his skill set as a career criminal. However his progress in Hollywood is jeopardised when Rick, with whom he partnered in season one, agrees to wear a Federal wire.

In season three, Miles embraces more ruthless methods as he settles scores and attempts to climb the Hollywood ladder.

The cast of Get Shorty season three is led by Screen Actors Guild Award® and BAFTA TV Award nominee O’Dowd (Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar ChildrenThe Sapphires, Bridesmaids) and multiple Emmy® winner Romano (Everybody Loves RaymondMen of a Certain AgeParenthood), and also includes Sean Bridgers (RectifyRoom), Lidia Porto (Horrible Bosses 2), Carolyn Dodd (The Adventures of Catty Wompus),Goya Robles (11:55), Megan Stevenson (Review), Steven Weber (Ballers) and Sarah Stiles (I’m Dying Up Here).

Get Shorty Season 3 premieres in Australia on Monday, 7 October only on Stan, with new episodes weekly.