FX has announced an April 9th premiere date for their limited series “Fosse/Verdon” starring Sam Rockwell as legendary choreographer Bob Fosse and Michelle Williams as Gwen Verdon.
The eight-part series is based on Sam Wasson’s biography and tells the story of the love and collaboration between the two. Fosse was a filmmaker and legendary Broadway director/choreographer, while Verdon was a wonderful Broadway dancer.
The series will feature Fosse’s choreography and focus on the hidden corners of the entertainment business.
Lin-Manuel Miranda, Steven Levenson, George Stelzner and Thomas Kail will all executive produce along with the show’s two stars. Levenson will serve as showrunner. The miniseries will premiere on April 9th.