The six episode series ‘Coyote’ is set to premiere on CBS All Access on January 7th.
‘Coyote’ stars Michael Chiklis (The Fantastic Four film series, The Shield) as Ben Clemens, who after 32 years as a border patrol agent is forced to work for the very people he spent his career trying to keep out of America. Now exposed to life on the other side of the wall, Ben will start to question his black and white views of the world, challenging his ideology and his loyalties.
In addition to Michael Chiklis and Juan Pablo Raba, who plays Juan Diego “El Catrin” Zamora, the head of a small family cartel in Mexico, the series also stars Adriana Paz, Kristyan Ferrer, Octavio Pisano, Cynthia Kaye McWilliams, Julio Cedillo and introducing Emy Mena.
Emmy Award-winning executive producer Michelle MacLaren (“Game of Thrones,” “Breaking Bad”) directed the series premiere and second episode and serves as an executive producer on the series. David Graziano (“American Gods,” “Southland”) serves as showrunner. Co-creators Graziano, Michael Carnes and Josh Gilbert (“Mr. Woodcock”) also serve as executive producers and writers on the series. Dark Horse Entertainment’s Mike Richardson and Keith Goldberg (“The Umbrella Academy”), Rebecca Hobbs of MacLaren Entertainment, and Michael Chiklis also serve as executive producers.