Losa ctores of Hollywood will be the protagonists of a miniseries that tells the story of Watergate.
Hollywood stars Julia Roberts Y Sean Penn will star « Gaslit », a series based on the famous political scandal known as Watergate, which resulted in the resignation of Richard Nixon to the presidency of the United States, in the mid-1970s.
The plot of this story will be told from the point of view of Martha mitchell, wife of the attorney general of Nixon, John mitchell, Who despite her high profile as an affiliate of the ruling Republican Party, was instrumental in revealing the illegal espionage in which the president had incurred, according to the DPA agency.
In this sense, the chapters will show the crossroads in which the woman and her husband find themselves, when discovering the level of involvement of the man to whom they gave their loyalty in practices that, finally, would eject him from the position.
According to the agency DPA, the miniseries, which will initially be broadcast on the Starzplay platform, will be directed by Matt Ross, responsible for the films « 28 Hotel Rooms » and « Captain Fantastic », who will also be in charge of executive production.