According to Deadline Hollywood, Liv Tyler is joining the cast of “Leftovers” the new TV shows made-in HBO. Tyler will opposite Justin Theroux in this show produced by Damon Lindelof (Stark Trek, Star Trek into Darkness, Lost)
Based on Tom Perrotta’s novel, the show follows a group of people who were left behind after the Rapture occurs in the suburban community of Mapleton. After the disappearance of more than 100 people, the group has to rebuild their lives.
Tyler will play Meg, a young woman who is about to get married but becomes the target of a cult.
Perrotta is co-writing and exec producing the pilot. It’s also Tyler’s first TV project.
No airing date has been announced yet.