Liu to direct series on women heroes

first_imgLos Angeles: Actor-director Lucy Liu is working on an anthology series which will champion real-life female heroes. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the ‘Elementary’ star will also executive produce and direct the first episode of the series. Titled ‘Unsung Heroes’, the upcoming show is already in the works at ABC Studios International, which Liu will back via her Moonvision Entertainment. ‘Unsung Heroes’ will profile women who were highly accomplished in their fields but did not receive acknowledgment for their achievements and how their stories have impacted history. Also Read – I have personal ambitions now: PriyankaThe sources revealed that the first episode will focus on Anna May Wong, a star of Hollywood’s silent era. It has also been revealed that Liu’s longtime manager Maryellen Mulcahy and Ruthanne Secunda are also attached as executive producers. With regard to her future projects, the actor will next be seen in the final season of ‘Elementary’, which is all set to premiere on CBS in the later half of this year.last_img