A first look at Mr. Monk’s Last Case: A Monk Movie, starring Tony Shalhoub.
Fans of the beloved USA comedy series “Monk” starring Tony Shalhoub should be excited as Peacock announces the return of the brilliant, obsessive-compulsive detective Adrian Monk. Mr. Monk’s Last Case: A Monk Movie brings back the original creative team and the iconic cast that made the show a fan-favorite. The new movie will stream on December 8th, only on Peacock.
The heartwarming reunion features Tony Shalhoub reprising his role as the endearing Adrian Monk, who grapples with obsessive-compulsive disorder while solving crimes. Shalhoub also takes on the role of executive producer for the film. Joining him are familiar faces, including Ted Levine, Traylor Howard, Jason Gray-Stanford, Melora Hardin, and Hector Elizondo. Mr. Monk’s Last Case: A Monk Movie revolves around Monk’s return to solve a deeply personal case involving his step-daughter Molly, a journalist preparing for her wedding. The movie promises to capture the heart and humor of the original series while bringing a contemporary twist to Monk’s adventures.
“Monk” originally premiered on USA in 2002 and enjoyed a successful run of 125 episodes across eight seasons. The series was not only a fan favorite but also a critical success, amassing a total of eight Primetime Emmy Awards, one Golden Globe Award, and two Screen Actors Guild Awards. Tony Shalhoub received widespread acclaim for his portrayal of Adrian Monk, earning multiple Emmy nominations and wins for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Comedy Series. For those who can’t get enough of Monk’s quirky charm, all eight seasons of the original series are currently available for streaming on Peacock.