Hulu Passes On ‘Rodham’; 20th TV Is Shopping The Project With Claire Danes & Dakota Fanning Attached

Hulu opted to pass rodhamAbout an alternate history drama series Hillary Rodham Clinton Which was evolving into streamer since 2020. Studio 20th television However, shopping the project for other streamers Claire Danes And Dakota Fanning “Enclosed creatively,” sources close to the project confirm to Deadline.

The project, described as a provocative take on one of the most famous female American politicians of the past two decades, is based on the book by Curtis Sittenfeld. it comes from Case Co-producer Sarah Trem, 20th TV and Warren Littlefield’s The Littlefield Company (story of the maid,

Trem will write and executive produce, and James Ponsold will direct.

It is unclear what role Dane and Fanning will play.

Rodham imagines an alternate history where Hillary Rodham never marries Bill Clinton and asks what would happen to her life and our country if she had made a different choice. A modern parable about choices, feminism, and why this country has such a complicated relationship with women in power… Rodham tells the story of an ambitious young woman who developed her extraordinary mind in the late 20th century, Was moving from idealism to cynicism and all the way again.

Hillary Clinton was previously portrayed on screen by Eddie Falco in the FX series Impeachment: American Crime Story.

Variety was the first to report this news.