Impacting Television Soon: Fox Orders Octavia Spencer’s ‘Red Band Society’ To Series
Aside from adding Lee Daniels‘ Hip-Hop drama, Empire, Fox is also adding Octavia Spencer‘s Red Band Society to series. The network has picked up the remake of Spanish drama Red Band Society starring Octavia Spencer.
Red Band Society is described as a dark dramedy that focuses on the daily lives of a group of teenagers living in a hospital who become unlikely friends.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, “The depth of the unexpected friendships allows them to survive the challenges of growing up under such intense circumstances. Spencer stars alongside Dave Annable in the drama from ABC Studios, DreamWorks and Amblin Television. Spencer will make her series TV debut in the drama, which hails from Boardwalk Empire’s Margaret Nagle and exec producers Steven Spielberg, Justin Falvey, Darryl Frank and Sergio Aguero. The series marks a rare off-network sale for ABC Studios“.
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Source: The Hollywood Reporter