After delighting us with Scarlet Witch and Vision, and waiting to see her again in the Marvel Cinematic Universe with Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Elizabeth olsen He already has his next television job underway on one of HBO Max’s new projects.
As collected The Hollywood Reporter, Elizabeth Olsen to star Love and death, a new HBO Max miniseries based on the book Evidence of Love: A True Story of Passion and Death in the Suburbs by John Bloom and Jim Atkinson that features David E. Kelley, Nicole Kidman and director Lesli Linka Glatter among its production team. Its plot revolves around a notorious murder that occurred in Texas in 1980, where Olsen will play Candy montgomery, a woman who was convicted of murdering her neighbor and friend, Betty Gore, with an ax.
“This is a gripping story about the frustrations and desires of two women in a small town culminating in a terrible act of violence,” said Sarah Aubrey, director of original content for HBO Max. “We are delighted to be partnering with David, Lesli, Nicole and Per and we are incredibly fortunate to have Elizabeth at the center of our story to bring out all the layers of Candy that make this story so unforgettable.”
“We can’t imagine a more perfect artist to play the title role of Candy than Elizabeth Olsen,” said Kevin Beggs, president of Lionsgate TV Group. “His talent, charisma and energy can cast a spell on audiences like no other. We are proud to collaborate with a world-class creative team of Lesli, David and Nicole on this gripping and intriguing series and to bring another exciting premium property to our partners at HBO. Max “.
The Love and Death series will soon be coming to the HBO Max catalog. Meanwhile, here are what are considered by many to be the 15 best miniseries in the history of HBO.