After making her mark on Litchfield Jail in “Orange is the New Black,” depicting trailblazing politician Shirley Chisholm in “Mrs. America,” and taking up the function of a therapist on “In Therapy,” Uzo Aduba is about to play a lawyer “rising to the highest of the company ladder” in “All Her Little Secrets and techniques,” a one-hour restricted sequence that’s in growth at Showtime. Deadline broke the information.
Based mostly on Wanda M. Morris’ bestselling novel, the venture follows Ellice Littlejohn (Aduba). “When she will get caught up in an affair and a mysterious conspiracy that places her prone to being the first suspect and the following goal, Ellice’s good façade begins to crumble as she scrambles to carry onto all she has earned, shield her household, and keep alive. Well timed themes of race, class, gender and energy are explored on this fast-paced, thriller thriller,” the supply hints.
Aduba is among the many sequence’ exec producers.
A 3-time Emmy winner, Aduba has taken dwelling honors for “Orange is the New Black” and “Mrs. America.” Her upcoming slate contains “The Supremes at Earl’s All-You-Can-Eat,” Tina Mabry’s drama about three greatest pals who’ve spent a long time in each other’s corners.