Kaley Cuoco has been solid in a number one function in “Based mostly on a True Story,” Peacock’s upcoming comedic thriller sequence from Craig Rosenberg.
Impressed by an precise occasion, “Based mostly on a True Story” is a couple of realtor, a plumber and a former tennis star whose lives unexpectedly collide, exposing America’s obsession with true crime, homicide and the sluggish shut rest room seat.
Cuoco will play a married girl named Ava Bartlett. All different particulars are being stored below wraps.
Most not too long ago, Cuoco has starred in HBO Max’s “The Flight Attendant,” incomes an Emmy nomination for lead comedy actress for Season 2, which concluded in Could. Up subsequent, she is going to star within the thriller movie “Function Play” directed by Thomas Vincent. She is repped by SDB Companions, Brillstein Leisure Companions and Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush, Kaller, Gellman, Meigs & Fox.
“Based mostly on a True Story” was given a straight-to-series order in April. It is among the newest additions to a rising roster of true crime initiatives at Peacock, which incorporates “Dr. Demise,” about neurosurgeon Christopher Duntsch who was discovered responsible of gross malpractice, in addition to “Joe v. Carole,” about Joe Unique and Carole Baskin, whose story was first popularized by Netflix’s “Tiger King.” Nick Antosca’s sequence “A Good friend of the Household” in regards to the kidnapping of Jan Broberg can be set to stream on Peaock.
Rosenberg serves as author, govt producer and showrunner. Jason Bateman and Michael Costigan of Mixture Movies may also govt produce, with Roxie Rodriguez of Mixture co-executive producing. UCP will function the studio.