Henry Winkler Joins Bill Hader’s HBO Pilot ‘Barry’

Comedy maestro Henry Winkler is set to co-star opposite Bill Hader in Hader’s HBO comedy pilot Barry.

The project, co-written and destined by Hader, centers on an ex-Marine (Hader) who works as a low-rent hitman in a Midwest. Lonely and discontented in his life he begrudgingly travels to Los Angeles to kill someone and ends adult anticipating an usurpation in a organisation of fervent hopefuls within a L.A. museum scene.

Happy Days and Arrested Development alum Winkler will play Gene Cousineau, an moving behaving teacher. He joins formerly expel Sarah Goldberg, Glenn Fleshler and Anthony Carrigan.

Hader exec produces a commander with Silicon Valley executive writer Alec Berg.

Winkler is repped by Paradigm and Management 360.