Kate Beckinsale’s next project is set to hit Paramount +, and it sounds like a dark comedy that will get viewers talking. Beckinsale stars in the next series Guilty Party as discredited journalist Beth Burgess who is desperate both for a second career chance and to shed light on the crimes of a young mother. The first trailer has dropped Friday, and it sounds like a mix of drama, slapstick, and romance, so Beckinsale fans will definitely have something interesting to eat. Guilty Party premieres on October 14.
“She clings to the story of a young mother sentenced to life in prison for mutilating and murdering her husband, crimes she claims not to have committed,” the official description reads. “Trying to uncover the truth, Beth finds herself in over her head as she takes on Colorado’s gun smugglers, click-bait culture, marriage doldrums and her own tarnished past.” Dead to me writer Rebecca Addelman wrote the screenplay and Trent O’Donnell (No activity) will lead. Sam Hansen, Jimmy Miller and Joe Farrell of Funny Or Die, Jim Ziegler and Mike Farah will be executive producers alongside O’Donnell and Addelman.
Beckinsale continues to recover after being hospitalized on Friday September 10 while filming his next film Prisoner girl. The 48-year-old actress de Jolt was reportedly injured. At the moment, few details about the incident are known.
News of the incident on set was first reported by TMZ. The media reported that the actress was rushed to a Las Vegas hospital on Friday morning following a back incident. Sources told the outlet that at around 10:30 am local time “the British actress’ back came out.” The sources said the injury was serious enough “that she was rushed to a nearby hospital by ambulance.” At the time of the initial report, Beckinsale was still in the emergency room and his condition was unclear. Representatives for the actress did not immediately respond to requests for comment from multiple media.
It is not known if the back injury is the result of filming on Prisoner girl. Beckinsale stars in the dramatic thriller alongside Brian Cox, Ernie Hudson and Tyson Ritter. Written by Mark Bacci, the film follows Max, an ex-convict who tries to reconnect with his daughter, played by Beckinsale, and grandson after 12 years in prison, according to Deadline. As the family tries to reconcile, Cox’s character’s criminal past catches up with him. The film is by Catherine Hardwick, who previously directed the first dusk movie and Miss Bala. Filming for the film is underway in Las Vegas.
According to an Instagram health update on Monday, Beckinsale shared a selfie from her hospital bed and showing her lying with an IV in her arm and a hospital bracelet on her wrist, Beckinsale “feels much better. “. The actress went on to write: “Thank you very much for your kind messages and love x.”