The upcoming Netflix religious drama series Messiah has completed casting, according to Deadline.
The 10 episode series, has added Melinda Page Hamilton, Stefania LaVie Owen, Jane Adams, Sayyid El Alami, Fares Landousil and Wil Traval to the cast.
The new cast members join, Michelle Monaghan, John Ortiz, Tomer Sisley and Mehdi Dehbi.
The series is being produced by husband and wife team, Roma Downy and Mark Burnett. It tells the story of al-Masih and the modern world’s reaction to him. Masih first appears in the Middle East and creates a herd of ardent followers who are convinced he is the Messiah. The thrill of the show comes from figuring out whether Masih truly is sent from God or is just a crafty fraud bent on toppling the existing geopolitical order.