Shonda Rhimes is winning, today the least.
The impressive TV producer’s portfolio at ABC is improving. In fact, she will have FIVE of her series on the network. Shondaland series Grey’s Anatomy, Scandal and How To Get Away with Murder will return. Her latest series, The Catch, will return for season two. A new series, called Still Star-Crossed has also been picked up.
Here are details about Still Star-Crossed:
“Still Star-Crossed,” a period drama from Shondaland, picks up where the famous story of Romeo and Juliet ends, charting the treachery, palace intrigue and ill-fated romances of the Montagues and Capulets in the wake of the young lovers’ tragic fate. The series is based on the book by Melinda Taub.
Still Star Crossed stars Wade Briggs (“Home and Away”) as Benvolio Montague, Anthony Head as Lord Silvestro Capulet, Zuleikha Robinson as Lady Guiliana Capulet, Lashana Lynch (“The 7.39”) as Rosaline, Ebonee Noel as Livia, Sterling Sulieman as Prince Escalus, Medalion Rahimi as Princess Isabella, Grant Bowler as Damiano Montague, Susan Wooldrigde as Nurse, Torrance Coombs as Paris and Dan Hildebrand as Friar Lawrence. [Deadline]