ABC Signature is currently developing a brand new drama series called “Saint X” for Disney’s streaming services, where it will be released on Hulu in the United States and as a Star Original on Disney+ internationally.
This new series is based Alexis Schaitkin’s novel, Saint X is a psychological drama told via multiple timelines and perspectives that explores and upends the girl-gone-missing genre. It’s a show about how a young woman’s mysterious death during an idyllic Caribbean vacation creates a traumatic ripple effect that eventually pulls her surviving sister into a dangerous pursuit of the truth.
According to Deadline, Josh Bonzie is going to be starring in the series, opposite the previously announced Victoria Pedretti. Josh Bonzie has recently starred in the Netflix series, “The Politician” and “The Good Fight”.
Josh Bonzie will play the role of Clive ‘Gogo’ Richardson’ who we meet as a shy and clumsy but warm-hearted 20-year old, and again decades later as a hardened, changed man.
“Saint X” is an eight-part series and is being written by Leila Gerstein, who has previously worked on “The Handmaid’s Tale” and will be executive producing the project. It will be directed by Dee Rees, who is also executive producing the show.
Other executive producers include Stephen Williams will also executive produce with David Levine and Zack Hayden for Anonymous Content, Aubrey Graham pka Drake, Adel “Future” Nur, and Jason Shrier for Dreamcrew Entertainment, Alexis Schaitkin, and Steve Pearlman.