Danielle Deadwyler is the leader of Demimonde, HBO sci-fi drama series, written, executive produced and directed by JJ Abrams.
In Demimondeproduced by Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions in association with Warner Bros. Television and HBO, when a woman, Olive Reed (Deadwyler), is torn from her husband and daughter in a brutal scientific accident, she is forced to unravel a plot to find her family, now lost in another dark and distant.
As with all their projects, Bad Robot was methodical with Demimonde, which was sold to HBO with a straight-to-series order in 2018. The drama is now in early pre-production.
Kira Snyder, Rand Ravich and Far Shariat are the showrunners. They are executive producers with Abrams of Bad Robot and Ben Stephenson. Rachel Rusch Rich is co-executive producer.
Deadwyler recently returned to HBO Max’s limited series station eleven and starred in the Netflix movie The harder we fall. She will next be seen as Mamie Till in the MGM/Orion Pictures feature film. Until, directed by Chinonye Chukwu, and starring Zoe Saldana in the Netflix limited series from zero. Deadwyler is replaced by Paradigm, Play Management, Ziffren Brittenham and Shelter PR.