Sons of Anarchy by Prashant Gupta/FX
has nabbed the starring role in the FX upcoming series
Sons of Anarchy
He'll play the leader of an outlaw motorcycle club whose mission is to protect their California town from drug dealers and business developers. He's also the stepfather of central character Jax Teller (played by
Perlman's role initially went to Scott Glenn for the show's pilot, but producers opted for Perlman to achieve a more darkly comedic feel.
Drea de Matteo
have also signed onto the show. -
FX Orders 13 Weeks of Anarchy from Shield Scribe