Apple TV+ gears up for ‘Government Cheese’ with stellar cast

Apple Studios and MACRO Television Studios have bolstered the cast of their much-anticipated series, “Government Cheese,” set to debut on Apple TV+, per

Joining the cast are Bokeem Woodbine (Old Dads), Adam Beach (The Power of the Dog) and Sunita Mani (Servant). “Government Cheese” also stars Simone Missick.

The series, spearheaded by David Oyelowo, who not only leads in front of the camera but also wields his executive producer prowess through his company Yoruba Saxon, promises a gripping narrative. 

“Government Cheese” delves into the tumultuous journey of Hampton Chambers (portrayed by Oyelowo), a man striving to reconcile his chequered past while navigating the complexities of family dynamics and unexpected divine interventions.

Adam Beach, Bokeem Woodbine & Sunita Mani.         Image:Jason Myers/Getty Images

With creators Paul Hunter and Aeysha Carr at the helm as co-showrunners and executive producers, and Hunter stepping into the director’s chair, the series is poised to be a tour de force in storytelling. This collaboration marks Oyelowo’s second venture with Apple TV+, following the success of Silo, which secured a renewal for its second season.

As anticipation builds for “Government Cheese,” the addition of Woodbine, Beach and Mani amplifies the excitement surrounding this innovative project.

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