Fosse/Verdon, with a total of 17 Emmy nominations this year – including Outstanding Limited Series, is set to premiere on Star World across India starting 29th July 2019
Star World, India’s leading English Entertainment channel is renowned for bringing to its audiences, some of the best television shows from around the world. With its primetime showcase, S.T.A.G.E’ (Shows. That. Are. Gonna. Explode.), the channel has upped its entertainment offerings this year by airing some of the most popular and critically acclaimed drama series on television. Joining the roster now is the American biographical miniseries drama Fosse/Verdon that is set to premiere in India on Star World on 29th July 2019 at 9 PM!
Created by Golden Globe award nominee, Steven Levenson of Masters of Sex and Wayward Pines fame, Fosse/Verdon is based on the book – Fosse and is a biography of popular theatre icons, Bob Fosse and Gwen Verdon. Sweeping the limited series category with a whopping 17 nominations at the prestigious 71st Emmy Awards, the series explores the romantic and creative partnership between Fosse, theatre’s most influential choreographer-director, and Gwen, the greatest Broadway dancer. With underlying musical elements, the show beautifully portrays the professional and personal relationship of the two lovers.
Starring in this television masterpiece are Academy Award winner, Sam Rockwell of Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri fame and four-time Academy award nominee, Michelle Williams of Brokeback Mountain, All the Money in the World and Manchester by the Sea fame who have both been lauded for their stellar performances on the series. That’s not it. The actors who have delivered ample power to their roles have also been nominated for Outstanding Lead Actor and Outstanding Lead Actress categories respectively at the 71st Emmy Awards this year.
Watch Bob and Gwen’s incredible journey through theatre, love and life as they bring magic on stage and change the face of American entertainment.