SPECIAL OPS: LIONESS is predicated on a real-life program and follows Cruz Manuelos (De Oliveira), a rough-around-the-edges however passionate younger Marine recruited to hitch the Lioness Engagement Crew to assist carry down a terrorist group from inside. Saldaña will play Joe, the station chief of the Lioness program tasked with coaching, managing and main her feminine undercover operatives.
SPECIAL OPS: LIONESS can even star collection regulars Dave Annable, Jill Wagner, LaMonica Garrett, James Jordan, Austin Hébert, Jonah Wharton, Stephanie Nur and Hannah Love Lanier with Emmy Award® nominee Michael Kelly in a recurring position. The collection is govt produced by Taylor Sheridan, David C. Glasser, Zoe Saldaña, Nicole Kidman, Ron Burkle, Bob Yari, David Hutkin, Jill Wagner, Geyer Kosinski, Michael Malone and John Hillcoat.
The collection is the most recent addition to Sheridan’s rising slate on Paramount+, which incorporates 1923, 1883, MAYOR OF KINGSTOWN and TULSA KING, in addition to the upcoming collection LAWMEN: BASS REEVES and LAND MAN.