Scenes from a Marriage
GenreDrama
Based onScenes from a Marriage
by Ingmar Bergman
Written byHagai Levi
Directed byHagai Levi
Starring
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
Production
Executive producers
CinematographyAndrij Parekh
Production companies
  • Endeavor Content
  • Media Res
Release
Original networkHBO

Scenes from a Marriage is an upcoming drama miniseries produced for HBO and starring Oscar Isaac and Jessica Chastain. It is an English-language remake of the 1973 Swedish miniseries of the same name by Ingmar Bergman.

Premise

An examination of a marriage.

Cast

Main

Supporting

Production

Development

It was announced in July 2020 that HBO had given the miniseries a greenlight, with Hagai Levi writing and directing and Oscar Isaac and Michelle Williams be serving as executive producers.[1]

Casting

Upon the miniseries order announcement, Isaac and Williams were also cast to star.[1] Williams would be forced to exit her starring role in October due to a scheduling conflict, but will remain as an executive producer. She was replaced with Jessica Chastain.[2][3] In November 2020, Sunita Mani was cast in a supporting role.[4] Nicole Beharie, Corey Stoll and Tovah Feldshuh would join in supporting roles in January 2021.[5]

Filming

Filming began in New York City in October 2020,[2] and was halted for two weeks in November after two production staff tested positive for COVID-19.[6]

References

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie; Petski, Denise (July 9, 2020). "Michelle Williams & Oscar Isaac To Star In HBO Limited Series 'Scenes From A Marriage' From Hagai Levi & Media Res". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 4, 2020.
  2. ^ a b Fleming Jr, Mike (October 23, 2020). "Jessica Chastain Re-Teams With Oscar Isaac In HBO Series 'Scenes From A Marriage' After Michelle Williams Exit". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 4, 2020.
  3. ^ Wiseman, Andreas (October 29, 2020). "Anton Launches Jessica Chastain-Anne Hathaway Thriller 'Mothers' Instinct' About Rival 1960's Housewives — AFM Hot Pic". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 4, 2020.
  4. ^ Petski, Denise (November 4, 2020). "'Scenes From A Marriage': Sunita Mani Joins Cast Of HBO Limited Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved November 4, 2020.
  5. ^ Petski, Denise (January 27, 2021). "'Scenes From A Marriage': Nicole Beharie, Corey Stoll & Tovah Feldshuh Join HBO Limited Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 27, 2021.
  6. ^ White, Peter (November 30, 2020). "'Scenes From A Marriage': Production Halted On HBO Drama Starring Jessica Chastain & Oscar Isaac Due To Covid-19". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved December 1, 2020.