Armie exited the project in January of 2021, but now it is being reported that his role will definitely be recast, Variety
The network has greenlit the series, which is based on the Slate podcast Slow Burn and was first unveiled in February 2020.
Gaslit is a modern take on Watergate that will explore the untold side of the sandal, focusing on Nixon’s subordinates and the whistleblowers who eventually exposed the truth.
Armie was originally attached to play White House Counsel John Dean but left the series in January 2021 in order to join the cast of The Offer, which he would eventually exit after allegations of sexual misconduct. It has not been announced who will replace him in the role.