Courtney Love Joins Lifetime's 'A Midsummer's Nightmare'
publish date: 2016-11-03
Talk about an unlikely pairing.
Lifetime has enlisted Courtney Love for a recurring guest role on its William Shakespeare anthology series A Midsummer's Nightmare, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
The first season of the anthology takes on Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream and transforms the classic into a modern-day, mind-bending thriller that explores terror, deception and the dark side of love.
The drama centers on Elena, a young woman reluctantly drawn into a summer getaway-turned-nightmare. The potential series introduces four young lovers who steal off into the woods in pursuit of their romantic desires, but their plans are quickly thwarted when terrifying forces in the deep woods target the stranded group, using their own fantasies and darkest secrets against them.