Anne Hathaway Comes To TV For “Ambassador”

Anne Hathaway has signed on to star in the limited series “The Ambassador’s Wife” at Entertainment One and the Mark Gordon Co.

The story is base don Jennifer Steil’s novel about a British woman who is kidnapped in Yemen and sets off an ordeal for her and her ambassador husband. eOne will finance the project which has yet to score a writer.

Hathaway will also serve as a producer on the series and the project continues the trend of limited big budget series attracting major film talent thanks to the lack of an open-ended commitment like a TV series.

Source: Variety