Uma Thurman is constant her pivot to streaming, this time as a involved mother who actually isn’t so involved in any respect. The brand new trailer for Apple TV+’s upcoming thriller sequence Suspicion finds the 51-year-old actor within the position of Catherine Newman, a high-powered CEO whose son, a social media wunderkind named Leo Newman, has simply been stuffed right into a suitcase by 4 kidnappers carrying rubber royal household masks. “I really like my son,” she says, sitting down for a TV interview. “And I would like him again.” She could very nicely, however she additionally undoubtedly has different priorities. Away from the cameras, she tells her colleagues, “No one buys me as a mom. I’ll all the time be a CEO first.” It’s unclear what shadowy secrets and techniques she’s hiding, however the protesters carrying indicators that learn “Inform the Reality” are doing their greatest to seek out out as she’s urged to “play alongside.”
In the meantime, the FBI and U.Ok.’s Nationwide Crime Company have put their deal with 4 younger suspects who couldn’t be extra confused. Natalie (Georgina Campbell), is approaching the tip of the aisle at her wedding ceremony when an agent rudely bursts in and flashes her badge. She doesn’t even get to vary out of her robe earlier than they cart her off. “I can inform you that you simply’ve been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to abduct Leo Newman,” an official says as the identical scene performs out with 4 different younger Brits being questioned: Aadesh (Kunal Nayyar), Tara (Elizabeth Henstridge), Sean (Elyse Gabel), and Walker (Tom Rhys Harries).
Aadesh has made up his thoughts: “We’re being arrange,” he tells the remainder, who’re equally nonplussed, once they first meet up. Nobody even is aware of why they’ve even been related to one another within the first place. Tara provides the thinnest, and but almost definitely, rationalization: “We’re all British, and we had been all in New York on the day Leo Newman was kidnapped.” May it actually be as a result of the abductors had been extraordinarily crudely disguised as Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles, and Kate Middleton? We’ll simply have to seek out out when the primary two episodes drop on February 4.
Suspicion, which relies on the Israeli sequence False Flag, is only one of Thurman’s upcoming roles as a cutthroat exec. She’s additionally set to play the media mogul Arianna Huffington in Tremendous Pumped, the upcoming Showtime anthology sequence concerning the rise of Uber.