Witherspoon Produces CW’s “Expectations”

The CW has given script orders for “Expectations”, a hourlong modern drama series reimagining of Charles Dickens’ “Great Expectations” says The Live Feed.

The story for this version revolves around a small-town girl with big dreams of making it in the city who is quickly disillusioned by the harsh reality of living in San Francisco. Her fortunes unexpectedly turn thanks to an anonymous benefactor.

Mills Goodloe (“Lethal Weapon 4”) will write and executive produce alongside Reese Witherspoon and her Pacific Standard production label.