Elizabeth Olsen might have gotten within the performing sport a lot later than her older sisters, however now she’s lastly managed to seem on a medium they have not. Olsen is headed to tv after a straight-to-series order of a tentatively titled mission known as Widow that can function the start of Fb getting into the sector of legit tv programming. Olsen will star within the sequence, which has been reported to be a half-hour dramedy.

Widow will run for 10 episodes and can inform the story of a younger grieving widow who reconnects with lovers she’s had prior to now. Not a lot is understood concerning the mission or Olsen’s character past that, as even the sequence’ identify just isn’t rock-solid at this level.

Elizabeth Olsen will govt produce the tentatively titled sequence together with James Ponsoldt, who may even direct a number of episodes of the present. Lizzy Weiss can also be on the manager producer’s listing and can function Widow‘s show-runner. The sequence will likely be among the many first of high-end content material Fb will convey to its platform, because the social media website is making an actual effort in direction of making premium authentic content material accessible on its Fb Watch platform.

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Elizabeth Olsen’s tentatively titled Widow sequence has a house at Fb, however no launch date to talk of simply but. For a take a look at some upcoming tv exhibits which have launch dates and will likely be coming to tv within the early months of 2018, head on over to our mid-season premiere information.