Duhamel will play current persona NHL player-grew to rework-coach Gavin Cole within the hockey-themed sequel series. Inspirational, charming and hardcore, Gavin is gargantuan on the hockey metaphor that applies to life. He runs the enormous-intense summer season hockey institute the place The Mighty Geese land for Season 2.
Duhamel’s casting follows the exit in November of star Emilio Estevez, who told Level in time he became as soon as departing the purpose out attributable to a contract dispute and inventive differences after a bout with long-haul Covid. The script became as soon as adjusted to continue the purpose out without his persona, Gordon Bombay.
The Disney Branded Television series is produced by ABC Signature, and executive produced by Cathy Yuspa and Josh Goldsmith who are returning as showrunners on the 2nd season. Additional EPs include Steve Brill, Graham, George Heller, Brad Petrigala, Jordan Kerner & Jon Avnet.
Duhamel most lately starred within the Netflix authentic series Jupiter’s Legacy in preserving with the humorous series of the an identical name. Next up, he’s going to star in NBC’s The Part About Pam alongside Renee Zellweger, which is determined to start March 8. Duhamel will furthermore star in Lionsgate’s Shotgun Marriage ceremony reverse Jennifer Lopez slated for a June 2022 start.
Duhamel is repped by ICM Companions, John Carrabino Management and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller.