The American Guest TV Series Overview (2021)


Introduction

Written by Matthew Chapman and directed by Bruno Barreto, The American Guest (O Hóspede Americano, original title) follows the journey of former US president Teddy Roosevelt, played by Aidan Quinn, alongside Brazilian army officer Cândido Rondon, portrayed by Chico Diaz, in a quest to explore unknown regions and come face to face with indigenous inhabitants of the Brazilian Amazon.

Outline

Four part series that follows former US president Theodore Roosevelt and Colonel Rondon on a journey through the Amazon Rainforest.

Cast

  • Chris Mason … Kermit Roosevelt.
  • Dana Delany … Edith Roosevelt.
  • Chico Díaz … Marechal Rondon.
  • João Côrtes … Thomaz Reis.
  • Trevor Eve … J.P. Morgan.
  • Gene Jones … Father Zahm.
  • Fabio Souto.
  • Aidan Quinn … Theodore Roosevelt.
  • Nick Westrate … George Perkins.
  • Jeff Pope … William Taft

Trivia

  • Kermit Roosevelt is seen throughout the series carrying a M-1 Garand rifle, which was not produced until 1934, over 20 years after the 1913 Roosevelt expedition.

The American Guest Series

Production & Filming Details

  • Director(s):
    • Bruno Barreto … (4 episodes, 2021).
  • Producer(s):
    • Marcos Tellechea … associate producer (4 episodes, 2021).
    • Matthew Chapman … executive producer (3 episodes, 2021).
    • Carla Affonso … executive producer (2 episodes, 2021).
    • Nelson Foerster … executive producer (1 episode, 2021).
    • Hugo Melo … assistant executive producer (1 episode, 2021).
    • Lanna Marcondes … assistant executive producer (2019) (unknown episodes).
    • Giulia Marques … assistant executive producer (2019) (unknown episodes).
    • Bruno Barreto … producer (unknown episodes).
    • Patrick Siaretta … producer (unknown episodes).
    • Marcelo Torres … co-executive producer (unknown episodes).
  • Writer(s):
    • Matthew Chapman … (4 episodes, 2021).
  • Music:
    • Alexandre Guerra … (4 episodes, 2021).
  • Cinematography:
    • Rodrigo Monte … (4 episodes, 2021).
  • Editor(s):
    • Leticia Giffoni … (4 episodes, 2021).
  • Production:
    • Lynxfilm Producoes.
  • Distributor(s):
    • HBO Latin America Group (2021) (Brazil) (TV).
    • HBO Latin America Originals (2019) (World-wide) (all media).
    • HBO Max (2021) (Brazil) (video).
    • HBO Max (2021) (Mexico) (video).
    • HBO Max (2021) (USA) (video).
    • HBO Max (2021) (World-wide) (video).
  • Release Date: 27 September 2021 to 18 October 2021.
  • Rating: TV-MA.
  • Running Time: 44-60 minutes.
  • Country: Brazil.
  • Language: English.

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