Apple has given a sequence order to “Shining Ladies,” a metaphysical thriller primarily based on Lauren Beukes’ 2013 best-selling novel “The Shining Girls,” starring and government produced by Elisabeth Moss, and government produced by Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Approach. MRC Tv is the studio.
Author-creator Silka Luisa (“Unusual Angel”) will pen the variation, government produce and function showrunner.
“The Shining Ladies” e book facilities on a time-traveling Despair-era drifter who should homicide the “shining women” with the intention to proceed his travels.
Moss will star as a Chicago reporter who survived a brutal assault solely to search out her actuality shifting as she hunts down her attacker.
Moss will government produce by way of her Love & Squalor Photos, alongside Lindsey McManus. DiCaprio will government produce via Appian Approach alongside Jennifer Davidson. Beukes and Alan Web page Arriaga will even function government producers on the mission.
We hear Apple landed the rights to “Shining Ladies” late final yr in a aggressive scenario with a number of bidders, with Moss and Appian Approach already hooked up. The mission has been in growth since.
“Shining Ladies” follows Apple’s not too long ago introduced a straight-to-series order for “The Shrink Subsequent Door,” an eight-episode restricted sequence from Civic Middle Media in affiliation with MRC Tv starring Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd.
Moss stars within the award-winning “The Handmaid’s Story,” which is heading into its fourth season on Hulu. She acquired each Emmy and Golden Globe Awards for her efficiency in addition to for Greatest Drama sequence, as an government producer on the present. She’s subsequent set to star in “Run Rabbit Run” at STX.
Luisa most not too long ago served as consulting producer on CBS All Entry’ “Unusual Angel.”
“Shining Ladies” joins a rising slate of Apple Authentic sequence together with “Defending Jacob,” “Reality Be Informed,” “The Morning Present,” in addition to upcoming sequence “Mosquito Coast” starring Justin Theroux; “Lisey’s Story,” written and government produced by Stephen King and starring Julianne Moore; and historic drama sequence “Hedy Lamarr” starring and government produced by Gal Gadot.