Friday, October 9, 2020

Development News - Susan Sarandon, Kiersey Clemons and Danny Huston to Headline HBO Max Drama Pilot 'Red Bird Lane'

Development News - October 9, 2020

HBO Max's Red Bird Lane.

  • Susan Sarandon, Kiersey Clemons, Isidora Goreshter, Danny Huston, Ash Santos, Fiona Dourif, Dizzie Harris and Tara Lynne Barr will star in the drama pilot written by Sara Gran. Sarandon won an Academy Award in 1995 for Dead Man Walking. Clemons starred in the films Hearts Beat Loud and Lady and the Tramp. Goreshter starred for two seasons in Showtime's Shameless. Huston starred for two seasons in Paramount's Yellowstone. Santos recurred on FX's American Horror Story: Apocalypse. Dourif starred for two seasons in BBC America's Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency. Harris has guest starred on Hulu's Runaways and Netflix's Lucifer. Barr starred for four seasons in Hulu's Casual.
  • Sarandon will play Catherine, a welcoming and beautiful hostess with a devious secret.
  • Clemons will play Jane, a mix of high intelligence and no common sense. She came to the house for drugs.
  • Goreshter will play Isabelle, who is sophisticated and hard-edged, although not unkind. She came to the house for pleasure.
  • Huston will play Hugh, who comes from old money and is exhausted. He came to the house for resolution.
  • Santos will play Kesha, who is soft-spoken, elegant and hard as nails. She came to the house to save a life.
  • Dourif will play Mikki, Catherine's right-hand person who is smart and cruel. She came to the house for fun.
  • Harris will play Sam, who is well-meaning but in way over her head. She came to the house for hope.
  • Barr will play Rose, who is young and naive. She came to the house out of desperation.