NEW YORK, Sept. 21 (UPI) — “Pulp Fiction” and “Kill Bill” actress Uma Thurman is to guest star in several episodes of the new series, My So Called Wife, Bravo announced Wednesday.
Production is underway in Vancouver and the show is scheduled to premiere in 2017. It stars Inbar Lavi and Rob Heaps.
“Uma and I have been friends for a very long time — I’m thrilled that after many tries we’ll finally get to work together,” executive producer Adam Brooks said in a statement. “Paul Adelstein and I wrote the role of Lenny Cohen specifically for her, and we are so excited to see how Uma’s iconic and very special talents will bring to life this unique and provocative character.”
Uma’s character is described in press notes as “the ultimate fixer.”
“When the reclusive ring-leader of a group of con artists needs to keep his employees in line, eliminate an enemy, or whip up a world-class omelette, there is only one person for the job — the lethal, articulate and mysterious Lenny Cohen.”