Starz has announced that its upcoming Steven Soderbergh series The Girlfriend Experience will makes it debut at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival.
The anthology drama will be Soderbergh’s second foray into premium cable television, after Cinemax’s current series The Knick.
The Girlfriend Experience is based off of Soderbergh’s 2009 film of the same name, which starred porn actress Sasha Grey. The series will star Riley Keough as Christine Reade, a law student who enters the world of high-class escorts. Mary Lynn Rajskub, Paul Sparks and Kate Lyn Sheil will also star.
The drama is set for release in 2016.
Check out the trailer below:
What do you think? Did you see the 2009 film? Will you watch the series?