Morse, Okonedo head to CBS’s version of Wall Street

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David Morse (“World War Z”) and Sophie Okonedo (“After Earth”) are joining Maggie Grace and Charlie Cox in CBS’s untitled Wall Street drama.

The series, executive produced by John Cusack, “centers on Jackson (Grace), a smart, sophisticated, hedge fund trader. Morse plays Conklin, a powerful and authoritative hedge fund genius, worth billions himself and always planning his next move to consolidate his power and wealth. Morse plays Conklin, a powerful and authoritative hedge fund genius, worth billions himself and always planning his next move to consolidate his power and wealth. Okonedo plays Bryce, an Assistant Attorney General who’s deeply committed to her work of heading a task force investigating Wall Street”, says Deadline.

Niels Arden Oplev directs the pilot.