Myles Bullock Joins Peacock’s ‘Fight Night’

EXCLUSIVE: Myles Bullock (BMF) has landed a role in Peacock’s starry true crime limited series Fight Night: The Million Dollar Heist. He joins an ensemble that includes Kevin Hart, Samuel L. Jackson, Terrence Howard, Taraji P. Henson and Dexter Darden. Details as to his role are under wraps.

Created and written by Shaye Ogbonna based on the same-name podcast from iHeartPodcasts, Doghouse Pictures and Will Packer Media, Fight Night tells the infamous story of how an armed robbery during the night of Ali’s (Darden) historic 1970 comeback fight changed not only one man’s life, but an entire city’s destiny.

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Ogbonna and Jason Horwitch are serving as showrunners, with Craig Brewer directing the first two episodes and exec producing alongside Hart, Bryan Smiley and Mike Stein for Hart’s Hartbeat, Will Packer and Sabrina Wind for Will Packer Media, Conal Byrne, Will Pearson and Carrie Lieberman for iHeartPodcasts, Jeff Keating and Lars Jacobson. Hartbeat’s Tiffany Brown and Studio 43’s Kenny Burns are co-executive producing. Universal Television, a division of Universal Studio Group, is the studio.

Best known for roles in Starz’s crime drama BMF and 20th Century Studios’ White Men Can’t Jump remake for Hulu, Bullock has also previously been seen on FX’s Dave, Marvel’s Runaways for Hulu, Criminal Minds, and S.W.A.T. The up-and-comer is repped by Independent Artist Group and Liberman-Zerman Management.

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