According to The deadline, Jupiter’s legacy Star Leslie Bibb is tapped to join Kristen Wiig and Allison Janney in the upcoming comedy series at Apple Studios Mrs. American Pie, based on Juliet McDaniel’s 2018 novel of the same name. Serving as executive producer is Oscar winner Laura Dern, who is also currently co -starring in a key role in the series.
Bibb is set to portray the role of Dinah, a beautiful, but vulnerable, member of high society. Bibb can also be seen on Netflix God’s Favorite Idiot comedy series, in which he will play Satan.
Set during the powder keg era in the early 1970s, Mrs. American Pie directed by Oscar nominee Tate Taylor (The help) from a screenplay written by Abe Sylvia (Dead to me), who will serve as showrunner.
“A story about more impossible people, it follows Maxine Simmons (Wiig)’ s attempt to get her seat at America’s most exclusive table: Palm Beach high society, ”the synopsis reads. “As Maxine tries to cross that incomparable line between the rich and the left, the series asks the same questions that still baffle us today: ‘Who will get a seat at the table?’ ‘How do you get a seat at the table?’ ‘What will you sacrifice to get there?’ ”
Mrs. American Pie created by Oscar winner Laura Dern (Marriage Story) and Jayme Lemons through their acclaimed Jaywalker Pictures banner. Sylvia, Taylor, John Norris of Wyolah Entertainment, and Katie O’Connell Marsh of Boat Rocker are the producing executives.