A sophomore season of Caught is nearing completion, with the immediate fate of Frontier up in the air as of press time. The series stars John Krasinski, who played Jim Halpert on the NBC sitcom The Office. It’s pretty amazing.”. I got to have a really great time,” he said. It will be cool to see how long this goes for, and I think the show has a great future,” he said. There are planes, there are helicopters there, boats, water, jungle, a lot of action, a lot of activity. “It was a lot of fun to be playing a Navy SEAL,” he admits. The Jack Ryan character has been a movie staple over the years, played by the likes of Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck and Alec Baldwin. It’s like the scale of this thing is like nothing I’ve ever seen. “Season 1 of this show is so strong. This writer just returned from a vacation, the returning of which required three flights in a 15 hour period. “I enjoy working. There isn’t a moment that goes by where he’s not thinking about saying something funny. “It’s one of those franchises that’s kind of a part of the culture (in America). A post shared by Allan Hawco (@allanhawco) on Sep 4, 2019 at 6:26am PDT. Amazon Prime Video announced Allan Hawco has been roped in to play Coyote in its upcoming political crime-thriller, ' Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan' Season 2. Hawco found himself perusing through the Colombian jungle in the summer of 2018 as Coyote, a member of the Krasinski’s Ryan’s squad. It’s this thing for an actor, like their Hamlet, or James Bond I should say,” he laughs. Local actor Allan Hawco plays Coyote—a Navy Seal who helps the lead characters complete their mission in the jungles of Venezuela. My character is a Navy SEAL team guy who is a part of a contingent to help Krasinski and Wendell Pierce and Michael Kelly in a secret operation they’re doing.”. “I’m really interested to see it. Though Hawco doesn’t typically watch his own work, he was a huge fan of the first season. “You’re in the theatre, you work nine hours, rehearsals every day. It’s so exciting to be part of something I genuinely enjoy as a fan,” he said. Just the scheduling and the moving pieces. Beloved multi-talented actor Allan Hawco delves into the epic world of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan and shares his goal of finding his next passion project. And you’re just often so happy to be working, how hard you’re working doesn’t really matter. While “Frontier” — bolstered by the star power of “Aquaman’s” Jason Momoa  — was on Netflix and available to millions, he said a show like “Republic of Doyle” couldn’t quite get the same level of exposure. Sorry you must be at least 19 years of age to consume this content. Allan Hawco calls us from an airport. Bell Island-born actor Allan Hawco has landed a season-long arc on the Amazon Prime hit TV show “Jack Ryan.” The show stars John Krasinski and is based on Tom Clancy’s famous spy novels, featuring Hawco as part of an operative team along with Ryan in the show’s second season. With a talent as versatile as Hawco – a multi-threat actor, writer, producer, and all around art enthusiast – the question of what’s next always creeps up. He has no disillusions about how important a role in a Tom Clancy franchise is. “We did a lot of night shoots. “This is such a special version of Jack Ryan to be a part of, and it’s a great opportunity.”. all will attend the premiere of the second season of Tom Clancy’s Jack Ryan. “I had to...take myself out of the running. 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His guest role of Captain Donavan in this thriller in the skies epic sees him join a cast including Archie Panjabi and the legendary Christopher Plummer. He says the scope of this show — with a cast of 400 characters — is different than anything he’s ever done. The Amazon Prime spotlighted epic action-series is the latest in a long-line of adaptations of the Tom Clancy character. Allan Hawco is a Canadian writer, actor and producer best known for his roles in the series Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan, Republic of Doyle and The Book of Negroes, and the television limited series Caught. Bell Island-born actor Allan Hawco has landed a season-long arc on the Amazon Prime hit TV show “Jack Ryan.”. He’s about to board a flight to New York City where he, alongside stars John Krasinski, Wendell Pierce, Noomi Rapace, Michael Kelly et. The role of Coyote presented a rare opportunity to put the military training  Hawco received on the set of Canadian drama Hyena Road to good use. As for whether Hawco takes off his shirt in this series—something that’s become a bit of a signature for the actor in recent years—he told the VOCM Morning Show, you’ll have to wait and see. Hawco says Krasinski is a “giant” and he jokes he looks like a Smurf standing up next to him. From gracing screens across the world as Jake Doyle, to his recent turns in Jason Momoa led Frontier and a starring role in the Lisa Moore adapted best-seller Caught, the small screen is an arena Hawco has shined in for years now. Hawco had nothing but nice things to say about him. “He’s a wonderful, charming and funny guy. And obviously, we have personal pride in not wanting to represent our armed forces in the wrong way. Hawco says playing with Jack Ryan star John Krasinski was a memorable experience. John Krasinski is an excellent fit, both as an analyst and academic as well as a soldier,” said Hawco. And it was really fun to be on something that has this epic size of a production.”.