Nicole Kidman to co-star with Zoe Saldaa and Laysla De Oliveira in the CIA drama ‘Lioness.’
Nicole Kidman has entered the Sheridan universe.
The Oscar winner for Big Little Lies has signed on to write and produce the upcoming CIA drama Lioness.
Based on a true-life CIA program, the show follows Cruz Manuelos (Laysla De Oliveira) passionate young Marine recruited to join the CIA’s Lioness Engagement Team to help bring down a terrorist organization from within.
Joe is responsible with developing, overseeing, and guiding her female undercover operatives. It will be played by Zoe Saldaa. Kidman will portray Kaitlyn Meade, the senior supervisor of the CIA. The one who has spent her entire career partaking in the game of politics. She must balance the pressures of being a woman in the high-ranking intelligence establishment. And also a wife who yearns for the attention she herself can’t even provide. She is serving as a mentor to someone who appears to be headed down the same difficult path she has.