Lifetime Pilot “Midsummer’s Nightmare” Books Courtney Love


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Anthony Jawinski’s psychological thriller A MIDSUMMER’S NIGHTMARE has cast . The project is a contemporary take on William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer’s Night Dream and is already in on the pilot in Vancouver.

The series is an anthology written by Jaswinski. The first season introduces four young lovers who steal off into the woods in pursuit of their romantic desires, but their plans are quickly thwarted when terrifying forces target the stranded group, using their own fantasies and darkest secrets against them. Love has been cast as a mysterious woman in the woods who is part of the sinister forces that turn the lovers’ dream getaway into a nightmare.

Love joins previously cast Dominic Monaghan, Daisy Head, Jake Robinson, Ellie Gall, Casey Deidrick, Eric Balfour, Chelsea Gilligan, Paul Walter Hauser, Rhys Ward, Thomas Cadrot, and Anjali Jay.

Midsummer hails from A+ E Studios and is executive produced by The Firm’s Jeff Kwatinetz and Josh Barry. Gary Fleder will direct in addition to executive producing. Jaswinski is co-executive producing.

Love is best known as the lead singer of 90’s grunge band Hole and her star-making turn in The People vs. Larry Flynt. More recently she has been seen on the television series Empire, Revenge, and Sons of Anarchy.

She is repped by .

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