Elizabeth Olsen could have gotten within the performing recreation 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 may function the start of Fb coming into the world of authentic tv programming. Olsen will star within the collection, 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 up to now. Not a lot is thought concerning the mission or Olsen’s character past that, as even the collection’ identify will not be rock-solid at this level.
Elizabeth Olsen will govt produce the tentatively titled collection together with James Ponsoldt, who will even direct a number of episodes of the present. Lizzy Weiss can be on the manager producer’s checklist and can function Widow‘s show-runner. The collection will probably be among the many first of high-end content material Fb will carry to its platform, because the social media website is making an actual effort in the direction of making premium authentic content material obtainable on its Fb Watch platform.
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Elizabeth Olsen’s tentatively titled Widow collection has a house at Fb, however no launch date to talk of simply but. For a take a look at some upcoming tv reveals which have launch dates and will probably be coming to tv within the early months of 2018, head on over to our mid-season premiere information.