Sarah Wayne Callies, Shawn Doyle to star in miniseries ‘Unspeakable’

Sarah Wayne Callies, Shawn Doyle to star in miniseries 'Unspeakable'

Sarah Wayne Callies, Shawn Doyle, Michael Shanks and Camille Sullivan are set to star within the miniseries Unspeakable.

The actual fact-based, eight-part drama is concerning the tainted blood scandal of the 1980s, which is thought to be one of many largest medical disasters in Canadian historical past.

The miniseries is scheduled to start filming this spring. It is going to be broadcast on CBC in Canada and SundanceTV in the USA.

“Before everything, the sequence is concerning the emotional impression this horrible tragedy had. I could not be extra thrilled to have such extremely proficient folks dedicated to bringing our lead characters to life,” Robert C. Cooper, the present’s creator and govt producer, stated in a press release.

This system is predicated on the non-fiction books Dangerous Blood by Vic Parsons and The Present of Dying by Andre Picard, in addition to on Cooper’s first-hand expertise having contracted Hepatitis C from tainted blood.