Thursday, April 14, 2022

Sigourney Weaver to Star in Amazon's Upcoming Drama 'The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart'

Amazon has today given a series order to the original drama series The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart starring Sigourney Weaver (Alien, Avatar). The first season will produce seven episodes.

Based on the novel by Holly Ringland, the Australian-set drama will tell the story of young girl, Alice Hart, whose violent childhood casts a dark shadow over her adult life. After a family tragedy in which she loses both her abusive father and beloved mother in a mysterious fire, 9-year-old Alice is taken to live with her grandmother June (Weaver) on a flower farm, where she learns there are secrets within secrets about her and her family's past.

In addition to Weaver, the drama will star Alycia Debnam-Carey, Alyla Browne, Leah Purcell, Asher Keddie, Frankie Adams, Alexander England, Tild Cobham-Hervey, Charlie Vickers and Sebasti√°n Zurita.

Sarah Lambert developed the drama, with Glendyn Ivin set to direct all seven episodes. They will executive produce with Weaver, Jodi Matterson, Bruna Papandrea and Steve Hutensky. Lucinda Reynolds will serve as a co-executive producer, with Barbara Gibbs as a producer. Amazon Studios, Made Up Stories and Endeavor Content will produce.