EXCLUSIVE: UtopiaFarrah Mackenzie rolls out like a series regular opposite Adhir Kalyan and Parker Young in United States of Al, CBS multi-camera comedy series from Chuck Lorre, David Goetsch and Maria Ferrari.
Created and written by Goetsch and Ferrari, United States of Al talks about the friendship between Riley (Young), a Marine combat veteran struggling to readjust to civilian life in Ohio, and Awalmir (Al) (Kalyan), the performer who served with his unit in Afghanistan and just arrived to start a new life in America. Kelli Goss, Dean Norris and Elizabeth Alderfer are also on the bill.
Goetsch & Ferrari, Lorre, Reza Aslan, Mahyad Tousi and director Mark Cendrowski (driver only) are executive producers of Warner Bros. Television and Chuck Lorre Productions.
Mackenzie was recently seen playing the role of Alice in Amazon’s direct-to-watch serial adaptation of the British drama Utopia opposite John Cusack and Rainn Wilson. She also played the role of Stella Parton in NBC TV movies, Coat by Dolly Parton in many colors and Emmy nominees Dolly Parton’s Colorful Christmas: Circle of Love. On the cinema side, she appeared in Magnolia Pictures’ Please wait opposite Dakota Fanning and in Steven Soderbergh’s Logan lucky alongside Channing Tatum and Katie Holmes. Mackenzie is replaced by A3 Artists Agency, Luber Roklin Entertainment and Brecheen Feldman Breimer Silver Thompson.