Wednesday, June 28, 2023

Casting News - Emmy Winner Gillian Anderson to Star Opposite Lena Headey in Netflix's Upcoming Drama 'The Abandons'

Casting News - June 28, 2023

Netflix's The Abandons.

  • Gillian Anderson will star opposite Lena Headey in the upcoming drama created by Kurt Sutter. She currently stars in Netflix's Sex Education, which has been renewed for a fourth season. She previously starred for eleven seasons in FOX's The X-Files, three seasons in BBC Two's The Fall, in the third season of NBC's Hannibal, in the fourth season of Netflix's The Crown and in the Showtime limited series The First Lady. She is a two-time Emmy Award winner for her performances in The X-Files and The Crown.
  • She will play Constance, the matriarch of the wealthy Van Ness family who inherited her husband's mining fortune, then doubled it. Despite the town's inherent bias against women, her money, charm and ruthlessness created a network of political allies. For her, power, wealth and lineage trump all.