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Victoria Mahoney Will Direct Two Episodes Of ‘One Day She’ll Darken’

TNT’s six-part miniseries One Day She’ll Darken has found its third director, Victoria Mahoney (Queen Sugar). Mahoney will be directing episodes three and four. Patty Jenkins serves as an executive producer, and will direct the first two episodes. Jenkins’ husband has written the series and also serves as an executive producer, alongside Michael Sugar and Chris Pine.


Victoria Mahoney & Patty Jenkins. Image via Twitter

Inspired by the story of Fauna Hodel , who was given away at birth. As Fauna begins to investigate the secrets to her past, she follows a sinister trail that swirls ever closer to an infamous Hollywood gynecologist, Dr. George Hodel, a man involved in the darkest Hollywood debauchery.

India Eisley (Underworld: Awakening) will be playing Fauna and Jefferson Mays will be playing George Hodel. There is also a bit of a Wonder Woman reunion with Chris Pine, and Connie Nielsen starring. Pine will play Jay Singletary, a paparazzo, who has his own sorted past with Hodel, and seeks redemption. Nielsen will play Corinna Hodel, a fading socialite who holds some dangerous secrets.

Other cast members include: Shoniqua Shondai (Bodied), Leland Orser (Berlin Station), Yul Vazquez (Last Flag Flying), Justin Cornwell (Training Day), Dylan Smith (The Death Cure), Jay Paulson (Mad Men), and Golden Brooks (Girlfriends).

Mahoney will be joining Carl Franklin (House of Cards, Homeland) who has been tapped to direct 2 episodes, presumably the final two episodes. Mahoney and Franklin will also be executive producing.

Production began in November.

Source: Variety, Deadline.

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