Amy Adams’ Kings of America will chronicle tales of three highly effective ladies whose lives have been inextricably intertwined with the world’s largest firm — Walmart.
Hollywood star Amy Adams is one time once more teaming up with director Adam McKay for the Netflix collection Kings of America.
The duo have early on performed collectively on 2006 comedy Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby and extra just lately Vice, a satirical biopic on former US Vice President Dick Cheney.
The restricted collection will chronicle tales of three highly effective ladies whose lives have been inextricably intertwined with the world’s largest firm: a Walmart heiress, a maverick government, and a longtime Walmart saleswoman and preacher who dared to battle towards the retail large within the greatest class motion lawsuit in US historical past.
Adams, 45, will star as one of many leads and government produce by way of her producing firm Bond Group Entertainment together with Stacy O’Neil, Netflix introduced in a press launch.
McKay will direct the primary episode of the collection and likewise government produce together with Betsy Koch by way of Hyperobject Industries.
Diana Son of 13 Reasons Why fame will function showrunner on the reveal, which has been created and written by Jess Kimball Leslie.
Adams, finest recognized for movies equivalent to Arrival, American Hustle, Doubt, The Master and The Fighter, will subsequent star in Joe Wright’s The Woman within the Window.
McKay has a number of initiatives on his plate presently, together with HBO’s scripted collection in regards to the Los Angeles Lakers of the 1980s, a Jeffrey Epstein restricted collection, and a collection adaptation of this yr’s finest image Oscar winner Parasite.
It was introduced last week that he’s additionally engaged on a drama in regards to the hunt for a COVID-19 vaccine.
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