The drama series from CBS Studios, Warner Bros. TV and Ben Stiller’s Red Hour Films was on the bubble but was fueled by streaming. in the darkness Written by Corinne Kingsbury and directed by Michael Showalter. It debuted as a mid-season entry during the 2018–19 television season, and aired during late spring/early summer in 2020. Its third season ended on 6 October.
The series stars Perry Matfeld as Murphy Mason, Brooke Markham as Jess Damon, Casey Didrick as Max Parrish, Keston John as Darnell James, Morgan Krantz as Felix Bell, Theodore Bhat and Jeanne as Josh. Matt Murray as Clemens.
In the first three seasons, Murphy Mason (Matfeld) went from a lazy receptionist as a drunken vigilante detective to a drug front proprietor, and then, a woman-on-the-run. She is blind too. In season three, Murphy and his best friend, Jess (Markham), along with their annoying friend Felix (Krantz), and Murphy’s ex-boyfriend, Max (Deedrick), find themselves faced with another dilemma – how to get caught. Avoid murder. But it turns out, he was not only followed by officers – he was also wanted by high-powered drug kingpin Josiah (guest star Maurice Compte).
Kingsbury executive produces with Stiller, Jackie Cohn, Nicholas Weinstock and Showalter.