Courtney Love, Deadline.com reports, is the latest to join the cast of A Midsummer's Nightmare, the psychological thriller that began production in Vancouver on Halloween.
The Lifetime project, a current-day take on William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream, also features Dominic Monaghan, Daisy Head, Jake Robinson, Ellie Gall, Casey Deidrick, Eric Balfour, Chelsea Gilligan, Paul Walter Hauser, Rhys Ward, Thomas Cadrot, and Anjali Jay.
Anthony Jaswinski, who executive produces along with The Firm’s Jeff Kwatinetz and Josh Barry, wrote the pilot. The first season of the anthology series, according to the industry website, “introduces four young lovers who steal off into the woods in pursuit of their romantic desires. Their plans are quickly thwarted when terrifying forces target the stranded group, using their own fantasies and darkest secrets against them.”
Executive producer Gary Fleder directs.
Love’s screen credits include The People vs. Larry Flynt, Revenge, Empire, and Sons of Anarchy.