EXCLUSIVE: The story of the maid Creator / executive producer Bruce Miller and writer-producers John Herrera and Nina Fiore are bringing another female novel to television. TNT has evolved Heresy, a western drama inspired by Melissa Lenhardt’s book of the same name The story of the maid Trio and MGM / UA Television, where Miller and his White Oak Pictures have a deal.
Written by Herrera and Fiore, heresy takes place in the wild west. Women have few options in this: marry, whore or take up a gun. For two unlikely allies, the choice is easy.
heresy is described as a woman-driven, weird, transgender and multiracial takeover of the West like we’ve never seen before. Under the leadership of our two heroines, a group of women turns into a legendary gang of outlaws, because the only way a woman can assert her right to life, freedom and the pursuit of happiness in America is to steal it .
Herrera and Fiore are co-producing with Miller and Priscilla Porianda, Head of Development for Miller’s White Oak Pictures, and Robert Lawrence. MGM / UA Television is the studio.
Miller is the creator, executive producer, and showrunner of the Emmy, Golden Globe, and Peabody Award-winning series The story of the maid which was renewed through Season 5 on Hulu. Under his general contract with The Handmaid’s Tale He is also directing a TV series adaptation of Ivy Pochoda’s thriller novel at Studio MGM / UA Television These women. He is again looked after by ICM Partners and Jackoway Austen Tyerman.
Herrera and Fiore served as writer-producers The story of the maid from 2017-2019. You also recently served as a consulting producer on USA Networks’ second season The purge. Include your other previous credits Night flyer, Blood Drive and The Vampire Diaries. They are repeated by CAA, Field Entertainment, and Morris Yorn.