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The Apple TV+ restricted collection “Girl within the Lake” might begin filming in Baltimore by the top of April, it has been revealed, with stars Natalie Portman and Lupita Nyong’o due on set quickly.
Apple positioned a straight-to-series order for “Girl within the Lake” in March, although particulars of manufacturing scheduling for the present had been unannounced on the time. In a tweet on Saturday, the writer of the best-selling novel confirmed filming can be taking place quickly.
In response to a query on Twitter noticed by CBS Baltimore, writer Laura Lippman confirmed the present is “set to start filming subsequent week – in Baltimore.” Lippman went on to namecheck the present’s headlining stars in the identical tweet.
In addition to authoring the ebook the present is predicated on, Lippman is serving as an government producer, alongside collection co-writers Alma Har’el and Dre Ryan, in addition to Portman and Nyong’o.
LADY IN THE LAKE. Set to start filming subsequent week — in Baltimore. With Natalie Portman and Lupita Nyong’o.
— Laura Lippman (@LauraMLippman) April 22, 2022
“Girl within the Lake” is about in 60s Baltimore, with Apple describing the present as one “the place an unsolved homicide pushes housewife and mom Maddie Schwartz (Portman) to reinvent her life as an investigative journalist and units her on a collision course with Cleo Sherwood (Nyong’o), a hard-working girl juggling motherhood, many roles and a passionate dedication to advancing Baltimore’s Black progressive agenda.”
Whereas filming is imminent, it is going to be a while earlier than the present airs on Apple’s streaming service. There’s a likelihood it might premiere in late 2022, relying on the velocity of manufacturing and post-production actions, in addition to Apple TV+’s personal launch schedule.