Riley Keough is reportedly going to play the lead role in the TV adaptation of Soderbergh’s film The Girlfriend Experience.
Riley Keough to Work in TV Adaptation of The Girlfriend Experience
Riley Keough is a rising TV star. She is the granddaughter of Elvis Presley. The 25-year-old has made her presence felt quickly in the entertainment industry via her acting skills. Riley‘s first impression was very good although her role was small in “Magic Mike,” a project of Steven Soderbergh.
And now a current report from The Playlist claims that Riley Keough is going to appear in the TV adaptation of Soderbergh’s 2009 film The Girlfriend Experience. And her role will not be a small one this time.
This time, she is going to play the lead role that was being played by adult movie star, Sasha Grey, in the film. It has been already revealed earlier this summer that Starz is going to make a 13 episodes TV series of The Girlfriend Experience.
Steven Soderbergh is the executive producer of the TV version of his movie. Lodge Kerrigan and Amy Seimetz are the writers and directors of the TV series.
“When Philip [Fleishman] floated the idea of a Girlfriend Experience-inspired television show, I thought: ‘Let’s make it a different woman in a different city, let’s pair two independent writer/directors, one male and one female, and let them do the whole thing,’” Soderbergh said in a statement (via EW) while announcing the TV series.
No such details about the plot of the drama are yet being revealed. But “the show will be inspired by Soderbergh’s movie that follows a high priced escort whose services go beyond the carnal, providing her clients with ‘the girlfriend experience,’ stoking relationships that extend beyond the bedroom,” according to The Playlist.
Meanwhile, Riley Keough’s acting career is steadily going towards its peak. The rising star is all set to appear in the hit drama “Mad Max: Fury Road” next summer. Best of luck Riley!
— LMPFans 2 hours 9 min ago.
— sambrewster 3 hours 8 min ago.
More From the Web
M. Affan covers the hottest news that captivate the web today.
About the Geek Mind
The “geek mind” is concerned with more than just the latest iPhone rumors, or which company will win the gaming console wars. I4U is concerned with more than just the latest photo shoot or other celebrity gossip.
The “geek mind” is concerned with life, in all its different forms and facets. The geek mind wants to know about societal and financial issues, both abroad and at home. If a Fortune 500 decides to raise their minimum wage, or any high priority news, the geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants to know the top teams in the National Football League, or who’s likely to win the NBA Finals this coming year. The geek mind wants to know who the hottest new models are, or whether the newest blockbuster movie is worth seeing. The geek mind wants to know. The geek mind wants—needs—knowledge.
Read more about The Geek Mind.
- iPhone 6: Apple to replace bent iPhone 6 Plus models 12 hours ago, 8:30am CDT
- BendGate: iPhone 6 Plus Bend Test Video Swings to amazing 20 million Views 15 hours ago, 5:23am CDT
- Apple’s Newly-Released iOS 8.0.1 Update Mired with Bugs and Glitches 18 hours ago, 2:16am CDT
- Apple faces iOS8 Gate and Bend Gate 18 hours ago, 2:08am CDT