Angela Basset Set To Co-Executive Produce And Star In New NBC Drama



Actress Angela Basset is headed back to the small screen.

The Award winning actress is set to co-executive produce and star in a new NBC drama…

The new show, called “Vanishing Point,” is penned by “Source Code” writer Ben Ripley and is described as a character-driven legal franchise revolving around two women.

Bassett is said to play a brilliant yet unsympathetic rainmaker at a powerful NYC law firm, whose world is suddenly and permanently challenged by a health issue.

While facing this crisis, she vows to continue her practice with the help of a young brilliant attorney she chooses to be her right hand.

According to reports, Sony TV is producing the project, with Ripley executive producing alongside Sony TV-based producers Deborah Spera and Maria Grasso.

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