A Con-Man Assumes the Identity of His Prison Cellmate in the New Amazon Series ‘Sneaky Pete’

In the Amazon new series Sneaky Pete, A skilled con-man (Giovanni Ribisi) steals the identity his prison cellmate in order to avoid a ruthless gangster (Bryan Cranston), not realizing that taking on a new identity also means taking on a whole new set of problems.

From the creator of Justified and Executive Producer Bryan Cranston comes an exciting new series about a con-man, (Giovanni Ribisi) on the run from a vicious gangster (Bryan Cranston) takes cover from his past by assuming the identity of his prison cellmate, Pete, “reuniting” with Pete’s estranged family, a colorful, dysfunctional group that threatens to drag him into a world just as dangerous as the one he’s trying to escape – and, just maybe, give him a taste of the loving family he’s never had.

Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

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