Away’s Hilary Swank and Scandal’s Jeff Perry are filming an ABC pilot set in Alaska this Fall in Vancouver from Spotlight and Stillwater director Tom McCarthy.
Filming dates: October 18th to November 5th.
Eileen (Hilary Swank) is a star journalist who moves to Alaska for a fresh start after a career-killing misstep and finds redemption personally and professionally joining a daily metro newspaper in Anchorage.
Stanley (Jeff Perry) is the editor in Anchorage who offers her Eileen the job, having worked with her 20 years ago at a metro daily in the lower 48.
Cast: Hilary Swank, Jeff Perry.
Writer/Director: Tom McCarthy
Production Company: Anchorage Daily News Productions Ltd.
Producers: Tom McCarthy’s Slow Pony Productions, Fox 21 Television Studios, Hilary Swank.
Oscar winner Hilary Swank last filmed in Vancouver as astronaut Emma Green in Netflix’s Away series.