Wagner Moura, greatest identified for his flip as Pablo Escobar in Netflix sequence “Narcos,” will lead reverse Elisabeth Moss in Apple TV+ thriller “Shining Ladies,” in accordance with a report on Friday.
“Shining Ladies” is a metaphysical, time journey thriller based mostly on Lauren Beukes’ 2013 best-selling novel. The story revolves round a Despair-era drifter who discovers a key to a home that unlocks to completely different eras in Chicago’s historical past. To be able to journey by means of the portal, nonetheless, he should homicide ladies burning with potential.
Moss (“Mad Males,” “The West Wing”) is about to star as a reporter who survived an assault by the antagonist within the Eighties, and is now searching him down. Moura will play Dan, a journalist breaking information of the copycat assaults, reports Deadline.
Showrunner Silka Luisa is adapting Beukes’ novel for tv and can function an government producer. Moss may even government produce by means of studio Love & Squalor Footage alongside Lindsey McManus.
Apple TV+ scored “Shining Ladies” as a part of a first-look deal with Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appian Method Productions. DiCaprio will government produce with the Jennifer Davidson.
The present joins a rising Apple TV+ catalog that spans genres, from comedies like “Ted Lasso” to thriller/horror story “Servant” and quite a lot of documentaries.