Deadline is reporting that Jessica Miesel is the latest name to join the cast of the television series adaptation of The Purge at USA Network and SyFy.
The official synopsis for the film is as follows:
Based on the hit movie franchise from Blumhouse Productions, The Purge revolves around a 12-hour period when all crime, including murder, is legal. Set in an altered America ruled by a totalitarian political party, the series follows several seemingly unrelated characters living in a small city. As the clock winds down, each character is forced to reckon with their past as they discover how far they will go to survive the night.
Jessica Miesel (whose credits include Office Christmas Party and The Resident) will be playing the role of Alison, who dreams of a corner office and promotion.
Platinum Dunes and DeMonaco’s longtime producing partner Sebastien K. Lemercier serves as executive producers on the series. Thomas Kelly also executive produces as well as serve as a showrunner for the series.
Dominic Fumusa will be joining a cast that includes Gabriel Chavarria, Jessica Garza, Amanda Warren, Colin Woodell, Lili Simmons, Hannah Emily Anderson, Lee Tergesen, William Baldwin, Fiona Dourif, Sabrina Gennarino and Dominic Fumusa.