Apple ad today a commission for “The Shining Girls,” a metaphysical thriller based on Lauren Beukes’ 2013 hit novel. It stars Elisabeth Moss, winner of an Emmy Award.
Ms Moss stars as a journalist in Chicago who survives a brutal assault, but finds her reality shifting as she tracks down her attacker. She will also be an executive producer through Love & Squalor Pictures alongside Lindsey McManus. Leonardo DiCaprio will be executive producer via Appian Way alongside Jennifer Davidson. Lauren Beukes and Alan Page Arriaga will also be executive producers.
“Shining Girls” is Apple’s latest deal for Apple TV +, following its direct serial commission for “The Shrink Next Door” with Will Ferrell and Paul Rudd.