Nearly 15 years after the release National Treasure: Book of SecretsJustin Bartha will officially return to the action-adventure franchise. Disney+ confirmed that Bartha has signed on to reprise his role as technical expert Riley Poole in the upcoming national treasure row. Further details on how his character will be related to lead star Lisette Alexis Jess are still being kept under wraps.
Bartha is also known for her roles in Hangover trilogy with Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper and Ed Helms. He was last seen in Atlanta Fourth episode of season 3.
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Disney+ national treasure series stars Lysette Alexis as Jess, Catherine Zeta-Jones (Prodigal son) as Billy, Zuri Reid (Flatbush misdeeds) as Tasha, Lyndon Smith (Parenthood) as FBI Agent Ross, Jake Austin Walker (Stargirl from DC) as Liam, Antonio Cipriano (Notched small tablet) as Oren and Jordan Rodriguez (Light as a feather) as Ethan.
Described as an expansion of the Nicolas Cage film franchise, «the series is designed to explore topical issues of identity, community, historical authorship, and patriotism, told from the perspective of Jess Morales, a twenty-year-old dreamer who, with her diverse group of friends, embarks on the adventure of a lifetime to uncover the mysterious history of his family and save the lost pan-American treasure,” the logline reads.
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First episode of the series national treasure The series is directed by Mira Nair.Queen of Katwe) from a screenplay written by original film writers Marianne and Cormac Wibberley.
The series was created by original film producer Jerry Bruckheimer and the Wibberley family, who serve as executive producers. This is a Jerry Bruckheimer Television production with ABC Signature. It is also being produced by the first film’s director John Turteltaub, Jonathan Littman, ChristieAnne Reed and Rick Murragui, who is also attached as writer.