In this interview, Justin Theroux discusses his new HBO Limited series The White House Plumbers. Justin stars in the new series with Woody Harrelson, Yul Vazquez, and John Carroll Lynch.
Justin Theroux is a versatile actor, writer, and producer, known for his dynamic range and commanding screen presence. In White House Plumbers, Theroux plays the role of G. Gordon Liddy, a former FBI agent who was a key figure in the Watergate scandal. With his trademark intensity and commitment to his craft, Theroux delivers a nuanced and compelling portrayal of this controversial and complex character. With previous roles in acclaimed shows like The Leftovers and Maniac, as well as in blockbuster movies such as The Girl on the Train and Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Theroux has established himself as one of the most exciting and sought-after actors in the industry.
Justin Theroux Interview:
WHITE HOUSE PLUMBERS takes the audience behind-the-scenes of the Watergate scandal as Nixon’s political saboteurs, E. Howard Hunt (Woody Harrelson) and G. Gordon Liddy (Justin Theroux), accidentally topple the presidency they were zealously trying to protect… and their families along with it. Chronicling actions on the ground, this satirical drama begins in 1971 when the White House hires Hunt and Liddy, former CIA and FBI, respectively, to investigate the Pentagon Papers leak. After failing upward, the unlikely pair lands on the Committee to Re-Elect the President, plotting several unbelievable covert ops – including bugging the Democratic National Committee offices at the Watergate complex. Proving that history can sometimes be stranger than fiction, WHITE HOUSE PLUMBERS sheds light on the lesser-known series of events that led to one of America’s greatest political crimes.
White House Plumbers Trailer:
White House Plumbers stars Lena Headey (Dorothy Hunt), Judy Greer (Fran Liddy), Domhnall Gleeson (John Dean), Toby Huss (James McCord), Ike Barinholtz (Jeb Magruder), Kathleen Turner (Dita Beard), Kim Coates (Frank Sturgis), Yul Vazquez (Bernard “Macho” Barker), Alexis Valdés (Felipe De Diego), Nelson Ascencio (Virgilio “Villo” Gonzalez), Tony Plana (Eugenio “Muscolito” Martinez), Zoe Levin (Lisa Hunt), Liam James (Saint John Hunt), Kiernan Shipka (Kevan Hunt), Tre Ryder (David Hunt), David Krumholtz (William O. Bittman), F. Murray Abraham (Judge Sirica), Rich Sommer (Egil “Bud” Krogh), and John Carroll Lynch (John Mitchell)