Elisabeth Mossstar of The Handmaid’s Tale, will star in a new thriller project for FX-Hulu titled The Veil.
The miniseries will be written and produced by Steven Knight for FX and the actress will also be involved as a producer in collaboration with Lindsey McManus on behalf of their Love & Squalor Pictures.
At the center of the plot will be a complicated relationship between two women who find themselves grappling with a deadly game of truth and lies, all while traveling from Istanbul to Paris and London. One woman has a secret, while the other is on a mission to reveal it before thousands of lives are lost.
Nick Grad, president of original programming at FX, said:
We are thrilled to continue our partnership with Steven Knight to make The Veil and are thrilled to have Elisabeth Moss in the lead role. Steven’s scripts are incredible and will no doubt showcase Elisabeth’s incredible talent.
Knight added in a statement:
I am absolutely thrilled to be telling this story, which is truly international and very contemporary. We’ve brought together some of the most talented people in the industry. It is always a pleasure to work with Denise Di Novi and I have wanted to work with Elisabeth Moss for a long time. Obviously FX and I are old friends. I think it will be a major event in the television industry.
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