Michael Rapaport Joins Hulu Comedy Series – Deadline
EXCLUSIVE: Michael Rapaport is set for a recurring role opposite Steve Martin, Martin Short and Selena Gomez in the upcoming second season of Hulu’s hit comedy series. Only murders in the building.
Rapaport will play Detective Kreps, a police detective involved in the new murder case introduced in the Season 1 finale.
The murder mystery comedy series follows three strangers, played by Martin, Short and Gomez, who share an obsession with true crime and suddenly find themselves wrapped up in one. In Season 1, when a gruesome death occurs at their exclusive Upper West Side apartment building, the trio suspect a murder and use their precise knowledge of the true crime to investigate the truth. As they record their own podcast to document the case, the three uncover the building’s intricate secrets that date back years. Perhaps even more explosive are the lies they tell themselves. Soon, the vanishing trio realize a killer might be living among them as they race to decipher the piling up clues before it’s too late.
The series hails from co-creators and writers Martin and John Hoffman. Martin and Hoffman produce with Short, Gomez, It’s us creator Dan Fogelman and Jess Rosenthal. 20th Television is the studio.
Rapaport recently had a major role in Amy Schumer’s upcoming Hulu comedy series Life and Beth. He has already played on Netflix Atypical for all four seasons and was a regular guest host on The Wendy Williams Show this season. Rapaport is replaced by UTA and Brillstein Entertainment Partners.