Kate Winslet to Star in MILDRED PIERCE

Kate Winslet

Kate Winslet will star in Killer Films’ new five-hour TV miniseries adaptation of MILDRED PIERCE written by James M. Cain.

According to Michael Ausiello, the project is currently in development and being shopped around to cable (including HBO).

For those who don’t know, Mildred Pierce centers on a single mother’s struggle for independence as she attempts to maintain her social position in the Great Depression.

Could there be another wave of awards in Kate Winslet’s future?