As we await the return of Kathryn Hahn‘s Marvel-ous baddie Agatha Harkness, the actress has been busy lining up her subsequent gig: She’s set to star because the lead in Hulu’s upcoming Tiny Lovely Issues.
Based mostly on Cheryl Strayed’s New York Instances bestseller of the identical title, the eight-episode half-hour sequence tells the story of a girl who reluctantly turns into “Expensive Sugar,” an nameless, revered recommendation columnist whose personal life is falling aside. “Informed in a number of timelines with astonishing intimacy, nerve and candor, she excavates the sweetness, wrestle and humor in her personal life to point out us that we aren’t past rescue, that it’s our tales that may in the end save us,” reads the official logline.
“It has been such an honor to work with Cheryl Strayed — a author who has had such a profound impression on my life — and, together with a tremendous writing workers, adapt her e book into sequence,” Liz Tigelaar, who serves as creator, govt producer and showrunner, mentioned in an announcement. “Identical to Expensive Sugar, the recommendation column she helmed, Cheryl brings compassion, knowledge, humor and like to all the things she does, and this present is not any completely different. And I’m past thrilled to be working with Kathryn Hahn, whose present is imbuing the fierce, sophisticated characters she portrays with humor, honesty and vulnerability.”
Hahn’s latest TV credit embody The Shrink Subsequent Door, WandaVision and Reside in Entrance of a Studio Viewers, the place she portrayed Jo Polniaczek in a stage rendition of The Details of Life. Her WandaVision spinoff Agatha: Home of Harkness was greenlit by Disney+ in November, with a premiere date to be decided.
Along with Tigelaar, Hahn, Strayed, Reese Witherspoon and Laura Dern are on board as govt producers. Witherspoon and Dern previously labored with Strayed on the movie adaptation of her memoir Wild, whereas Witherspoon and Tigelaar previously collaborated on the Hulu miniseries Little Fires In every single place.
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