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Milo Ventimiglia Lands 'L.A. Noir' Lead

Milo Ventimiglia Lands 'L.A. Noir' Lead

Milo Ventimiglia has signed on for a starring role in TNT’s drama pilot L.A. Noir.

The show – based on John Buntin‘s book “L.A. Noir: The Struggle for the Soul of America’s Most Seductive City” – “tells the true story of a decades-long conflict between the LAPD, under the determined leadership of Police Chief William Parker, and ruthless criminal elements led by mobster Mickey Cohen, a one-time boxer who rose to the top of LA’s criminal world,” according to Deadline.

Milo, 34, will take on the role of Ned Stax, a former marine who served with Joe Teague (The Walking Dead alum Jon Bernthal) during WWII who’s now a “budding lawyer groomed to be a master fixer for the mob.”

WILL YOU WATCH Milo Ventimiglia in L.A. Noir?

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  • sarah

    Hells Yes! Can’t wait. I love the idea of Milo as a character working for the mob!

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  • Mejay

    Love Milo, will absolutely tune in!

  • living in a box

    yes,Milo is back!!!!

  • d

    YAY, CAN NOT WAIT

  • Sorchauna

    I canot wait for this – huge Milo fan and delighted to be seeing him in something new and the whole premis of LA Noir seems that it can only be good tv! Finally a role that he can play his age and show off his talented lets hope!

  • Amy

    Yes!! I have missed Milo, it will be good to have him back on the screen :D

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