Breaking news today on a new limited series called Candy. Elisabeth Moss is playing the role of Candy Montgomery. Moss was previously seen in The Invisible Man and stars in the popular show The Handmaidens Tale.
This show is based on a true story about Candy Montgomery who brutally murdered her best friend with an ax on Friday, June 13th, 1980 in a small Texas town.
Universal Pictures is currently seeking distribution from a few major television companies and if it doesn’t get picked up, then they are looking to sell it to other streaming services which would probably be either Hulu or Netflix.
Producer Nick Antosca is teaming up with Robin Veith on this show. Lindsey McManus and Elisabeth Moss are also producing. Nick Antosca produced the series Channel Zero and The Act. Robin Veith is a producer from the show Mad Men and wrote the script to this new show Candy.