The American channel FX released yesterday (24), the first trailer of the series Fosse / Verdon, starring the actorsMichelle Williams and Sam Rockwell.
The 8-episode miniseries will accompany the creative and romantic relationship of Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon, Rockwell and Williams respectively.
Production will arrive on the American channel in April, on the 9th.
Fosse / Verdon, is based on the biography Fosseauthor Sam Wasson, and follows the unique history of the partnership between the director / choreographer, Fosse and the dancer / actress Verdon.
Verdon, who died in 2000, won more than 4 Tony Awards, and is considered one of the best actresses on Broadway during the 60s and 70s. Fosse, on the other hand, won 8 Tony Awards and was nominated for an Oscar, 4 times. The director is best known for his work on the film Cabaret (1972), where he won the Best Direction Award. The musical starring Liza Minnelli, won, also for the singer, the Oscar for Best Actress in the 1973 edition.
According to the synopsis released by the channel, in the series we will accompany the visionary director and one of the most influential choreographers of recent times, and one of the most talented dancers on Broadway while together they will forever change the face of American entertainment even if it comes at a dangerous price.
In the cast we still have the actors, Norbert Leo Butz like Paddy Chayefsky, Margaret Qualley like Ann Reinking, Aya Cash like Joan Simon, Nate Corddry like Neil Simon and Kelli Barrett, star like singer Liza Minnelli.
Fosse / Verdon there is no scheduled release date here in Brazil.