Robert Downey Jr. unrecognizable as a balding redhead. Photos from the set surprise fans of the actor
The Sympathizer is a new HBO series in which Robert Downey Jr. plays the main role. The production is made for HBO and is based on Vieta Thankha Nguyen’s book, which won the Pulitzer Prize in 2015. The role of Robert Downey Jr. is quite specific because she plays many different characters who represent different areas of the American establishment. So he is the main villain of the story.
The Sympathizer – photos from the set
You can see the first pics in the tweets below
— New York Post (@nypost) January 12, 2023
— Cinema Solace Media (@SolaceCinema) January 12, 2023
Robert Downey Jr no set de gravações de "The Sympathizer" hoje. pic.twitter.com/SEEDYqW9An
— Robert Downey Jr. BR (@RDJBrazil) January 12, 2023
Robert Downey Jr irreconhecível no set de gravações de "The Sympathizer" hoje 😳😳 pic.twitter.com/bEy9LNRGZ2
— Geek do Infinito | NOTÍCIAS (@geekdoinfinito) January 12, 2023
The Sympathizer – what is the series about?
The story takes place in the last days of the Vietnam War, i.e. in 1975. The protagonist is a man called The Captain (Hoa Xuande), who is a French-Vietnamese spy living in Los Angeles.
The cast also includes Fred Nguyen Khan, Toan Le, Vy Le, Alan Trong and Sandra Oh. Behind the camera of three of the seven episodes is the famous Park Chan-wook. Famous is responsible for the implementation studio A24 known for their outstanding, quality titles.
The release date is unknown.