Jimmi Simpson: ‘Perpetual Grace Ltd.’ is Fellini-esque ‘work of art’
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Jimmi Simpson: ‘Perpetual Grace Ltd.’ is Fellini-esque ‘work of art’

Entertainment Enlarge Image Dana Delorenzo (from far left), Damon Herriman and Jimmi Simpson in Sunday’s season finale of "Perpetual Grace Ltd." on EPIX. ‘Perpetual Grace Ltd.” star Jimmi Simpson describes Sunday’s season finale (10 p.m. on EPIX) as just the beginning of this darkly comic, noir series. “I would say the story is clearly not over,” says Simpson, 43. “The season, up to this point, was an explosion of all these different characters and it’s now congealed into two elements — the blood and plasma — heading toward each other. We’re just going to have to wait to see what happens when they meet.” The 10-episode series, created by Steve Conrad (“Patriot”) and Bruce Terris, is ostensibly about an elaborate ruse hatched by Paul Allen Brown (Damon Herriman) to steal $4 million back from his crooked parents, Pastor Byron Brown and his wife Lillian (Ben Kingsley, Jacki Weaver), known to their devoted church flock as “Pa” and “Ma.” Paul ensnares grieving firefighter James (Simpson) into his scheme, which also involves an ex-con-turned-LensCrafter franchisee named New Leaf (Chris Conrad); a Mexican sheriff/wannabe novelist (Luis Guzman) obsessed with his weight; James’ father, a former astronaut who wanders around town wearing a […]

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