Fable Pictures launched plans for a six-part television assortment to tell the real-life story of famed sisters Joan and Jackie Collins.
The Sony-backed manufacturing agency, which produced present biopic Stan & Ollie, talked about the script for Joan & Jackie is being penned by Penelope Skinner, a veteran playwright and TV scribe whose credit score embody stage current The Village Bike and E4 assortment Fresh Meat.
Casting director Nina Gold (Game of Thrones, The Crown) is connected to strong the drama assortment, which is ready to adjust to the lives of actress Joan Collins and her sister, creator Jackie Collins.
The assortment, which is being govt produced by Faye Ward, Caroline Harvey and Hannah Farrell, does not however have a broadcaster connected.
Joan Collins rose to prominence with a string of Hollywood credit score in the 1950s, nonetheless is biggest acknowledged for her starring operate on 1980s drama Dynasty. Her present credit score embody appearances on American Horror Story.
Jackie Collins wrote 32 bestselling novels, along with The World Is Full Of Married Men and Hollywood Wives. Two of her novels have been tailor-made into films starring her sister.
Jackie Collins died of breast most cancers in 2015.
“I am delighted that such a prestigious team wants to tell our story, and I know my sister Jackie would be as excited as I am to be involved,” Joan Collins talked about.