MILDRED PIERCE (HBO) An Invitation To The Set [VIDEO]

Mildred Pierce (HBO) Guy Pierce

Check out the featurette “An Invitation To The Set” video for HBO’s miniseries MILDRED PIERCE, which premieres on March 27. The series stars Kate Winslet as the title character, Evan Rachel Wood as Veda Pierce, Mildred Pierce’s daughter, and Guy Pierce.

MILDRED PIERCE Synopsis: Kate Winslet (Revolutionary Road, The Reader) stars in the title role of the HBO Miniseries presentation MILDRED PIERCE, along with Guy Pearce (The Hurt Locker, Memento), Evan Rachel Wood (HBO’s True Blood), Brían O’Byrne (Before the Devil Knows You’re Dead), James LeGros (Skateland, Mercy), Melissa Leo (Frozen River, HBO’s Treme), Mare Winningham (George Wallace) and Hope Davis (HBO’s In Treatment). Directed by Todd Haynes (I’m Not There, Far from Heaven) from a script by Haynes and Jon Raymond, MILDRED PIERCE is the epic story of a proud single mother struggling to earn her daughter’s love during the Great Depression in middle-class Los Angeles. The five-part miniseries, produced in association with MGM, will follow the story laid out by James M. Cain in his 1941 novel of the same name.

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