Don’t make The Dude offended. You wouldn’t like The Dude when he’s offended.
Jeff Bridges will get to play motion hero within the official trailer for FX’s The Old Man, premiering Thursday, June 16 at 10/9c. Within the trailer — which you’ll watch above — Bridges performs grizzled ex-CIA operative Dan Chase, who’s fortunately dwelling off the grid together with his two canines when he’s ambushed by a educated murderer. He survives the ambush, however it forces him to go on the run — and he brings quite a lot of weapons with him.
Dan hides out in Morocco, the place FBI official Harold Harper (performed by John Lithgow) seems to be to neutralize him to maintain a 30-year-old secret buried. However Dan decimates the attackers, John Wick-style, with gunfire and hand-to-hand fight. “Any extra you ship to me, I ship ’em again in luggage,” he tells Harold, earlier than warning: “Anyone you ship to my children, I ship ’em again in items.”
“There’s no restrict to the injury he’ll do, or the issues he’ll destroy,” Harold declares as we see Dan kicking ass throughout plenty of worldwide locales. Plus, Amy Brenneman pops up as a girl who has emotions for Dan: “It issues to me whether or not you make it out alive.” As Dan fights to outlive, “the outdated operative learns that to make sure his future, he now should reconcile his previous,” per the official description.
The Outdated Man is predicated on Thomas Perry’s bestselling novel; Jonathan E. Steinberg and Robert Levine (Black Sails) function writers and creators.
Press PLAY above for a sneak peek at The Outdated Man, and hit the feedback to share your first impressions.