FREIDA PINTO TO LEAD
THE HENNA ARTIST SERIES
And Netflix will stream it! The news today is that Freida Pinto will lead previously announced THE HENNA ARTIST TV series adaptation of Alka Joshi's book. It is an epic romance set against the lush and romantic backdrop of 1950s Jaipur, India’s famed “pink city,” renowned for its opulent
palaces and rich cultural landscape. Lakshmi (Pinto) is Jaipur’s most in demand henna artist, with access to the inner sanctums of the city’s wealthiest women and privy to their most scandalous secrets. But Lakshmi harbors secrets of her own and as she falls in love and endeavors to create a life for herself in a newly independent India, her past returns to threaten her position within Jaipur’s high society!
|Freida Pinto is also producing the new Netflix TV series|
EVA LONGORIA CAST IN
HOUSE OF THE SPIRITS SERIES
|Eva Longoria is the first actress cast|
BETTY GILPIN TO LEAD
Deadline reports that over at HBO they are currently working on BLOOD SUGAR TV series which will see Betty Gilpin taking the lead. Here's the plot: when the Sharks of Shark Tank laugh the delightful Margot Schultz and her frozen food business off stage, little do they know, they’re setting in motion one of the funniest, bloodiest and wildest rises to fame and fortune this country has ever seen. Betty Gilpin is, as you have probably guessed by now, also executive producing the new series.