Orange is the New Black actress joins the cast of Doom Patrol
Diane Guerrero has joined cast of DC Universe’s Doom Patrol series.
The Orange is the New Black actress will portray the insane character known as Crazy Jane.
Guerrero’s Crazy Jane is an unlikely hero suffering from the world’s most severe case of multiple personality disorder. Each of her 64 distinct personas manifest a different super power making Jane the Doom Patrol’s most powerful member…and also its most unstable.
Jeremy Carver is writing Doom Patrol, a reimagining of one of DC’s strangest group of outcasts: Robotman, Negative Man, Elasti-Woman (April Bowlby) and Crazy Jane (Guerrero). Led by the mysterious Dr. Niles Caulder they’re called into action by the ultimate hero for the digital age, Cyborg. Banding together these rejects find themselves on a mission that will take them to the weirdest and most unexpected corners of the DC universe.
Carver executive produces with Geoff Johns, and Berlanti Prods’ Berlanti and Sarah Schechter. Berlanti Productions produces in association with Warner Bros. Television.
The first season is said to consist of 13 episodes all of which will be streaming on the DC Universe app. Doom Patrol will follow the streaming service’s first live-action series, Titans