Deadline is reporting that Chivonne Michelle is the latest name to join the cast of Cinemax’s drama series Jett.
The series focuses on Daisy ‘Jett’ Kowalski, an intensely practical and self-reliant thief, an unsentimental woman of action. Fresh out of prison and with the birth of her daughter, Jett plans to put her career of crime behind her, but is forced back into doing what she does best by dangerous and eccentric criminals determined to exploit her skills for their own ends.
Chivonne Michelle (whose credits include Elementary and Shaft) will be playing the role of Violet, though no character details were provided in the report.
Jett is being produced by Global Road Entertainment, with Sebastian Gutierrez directing the episodes as well as executive producing alongside Mark Stern, Stuart Ford and Dana Brunetti. Stacy Levin is serving as co-executive producer. Kathy Landsberg will serve as line producer.
Chivonne Michelle will be joining a cast that includes Carla Cugino, Giancarlo Esposito, Elena Anaya, Michael Aronov, Gaite Jansen, Chris Backus, Gil Bellows, Violet McGraw, Jodie Turner-Smith, Gentry White, Lucy Walters and Mustafa Shakir.