Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Jewish Business News

Entertainment

Sons of Anarchy Star Maggie Siff in Showtime’s ‘Billions’

Maggie Siff SONS OF ANARCHY image

Violent, Campy and sometimes nutty hit cable series The Sons of Anarchy may have ended its run this week, but its stars’ careers live on. Maggie Siff, who played the biker gang leader Jax Teller’s wife Dr. Tara Knowles on the show, has just been signed to play a role on Showtime’s upcoming new series Billions.

Siff, whose father was Jewish, will play the central character of Wendy Rhoades, the wife of U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades, who will be played by Paul Giamatti. She once again will be playing a doctor. This time a psychiatrist who changed careers and is now a successful performance coach for top financial figures.

Please help us out :
Will you offer us a hand? Every gift, regardless of size, fuels our future.
Your critical contribution enables us to maintain our independence from shareholders or wealthy owners, allowing us to keep up reporting without bias. It means we can continue to make Jewish Business News available to everyone.
You can support us for as little as $1 via PayPal at office@jewishbusinessnews.com.
Thank you.

Billions was created by Brian Koppelman, David Levien and Andrew Ross Sorkin. It is a fictional drama that takes a forensic look at the world of high finance. Gimatti’s character will but heads with hedge fund king Bobby “Axe” Axelrod who will be played by Damian Lewis. This marks a return to Showtime for Lewis two years after his popular character was killed off the network’s hit show Homeland.

Neil Burger is set to direct the pilot, which will be filmed in New York in early 2015.

Siff’s last television appearance saw her being brutally murdered by her character’s mother in law in the final episode of Sons of Anarchy’s sixth season.

Newsletter



Advertisement

You May Also Like

World News

In the 15th Nov 2015 edition of Israel’s good news, the highlights include:   ·         A new Israeli treatment brings hope to relapsed leukemia...

Entertainment

The Movie The Professional is what made Natalie Portman a Lolita.

Travel

After two decades without a rating system in Israel, at the end of 2012 an international tender for hotel rating was published.  Invited to place bids...

VC, Investments

You may not become a millionaire, but there is a lot to learn from George Soros.

Copyright © 2021 Jewish Business News