'Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul in talks to star in HBO's 'The Missionary'
Published Jun 13 2012, 19:16 BST | By Kristina Bustos Aaron Paul
has been attached to star in HBO's Cold War spy drama pilot The Missionary
The actor is in talks to take the lead role in the new pilot about a young American missionary who finds himself getting involved with the CIA in 1960s Berlin, reports Deadline
Mark Wahlberg along with his collaborator Stephen Levinson, writer Charles Randolph and best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell serve as executive producers for the project, which is penned by Randolph.
Paul can be seen next in the fifth and final season of AMC's Breaking Bad
The last run will be aired in two parts, featuring eight episodes each, with the first half premiering on July 15.
Paul previously appeared in another HBO series, Big Love
, which ended in 2011.
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