Synopsis: story of a proud single mother struggling to earn her daughter’s love during the Great Depression in middle-class Los Angeles.
The five-part miniseries, produced in association with MGM, will follow the story laid out by James M. Cain in his 1941 novel of the same name.
co-written and directed by Todd Haynes [Safe, Far from Heaven]
Kate Winslet [Revolutionary Road, The Reader]
Guy Pearce [The Hurt Locker, Memento]
Evan Rachel Wood [True Blood]
Brian O’Byrne [Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead]
James LeGros [Zodiac, Mercy]
Melissa Leo [Frozen River, The Fighter]
Mare Winningham [George Wallace]
Hope Davis [In Treatment]