Matthew Rhys-starrer 'Perry Mason' gets new showrunners

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Los Angeles, Apr 24 (PTI) Writers-producers Jack Amiel and Michael Begler will become the new showrunners of Matthew Rhys-starrer HBO drama 'Perry Mason'.

Amiel and Begler, best known for their show 'The Knick', have signed a three-year overall deal with the WarnerMedia and as part of the deal, they will take over for Ron Fitzgeral and Rolin Jones, who have opted to move on to other projects, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Rhys, the star of critically acclaimed 'The Americans', plays the title character 'Perry Mason', which is loosely based on stories by Erle Stanley Gardner.

Set in the 1930s Los Angeles, the show features Mason as a down-on-his-luck private investigator. The first season of the series focused on a case involving the death of a child with connections to the high and mighty of LA. PTI BK BK BK