Deadline reported, Elisabeth Moss is working with BBC America and Annapurna Television to adapt novel ‘Fever’ by Mary Beth Keane as a limited series for period drama. As of right now, Moss is attached to star and will serve as a executive producer.
Fever follows the story of Mary Mallon, an Irish young girl that migrated in New York City. Little does she know, she’s a healthy carrier of Typhoid Fever that would spread in twentieth century New York. The novel explores the intriguing threads and how it became known as “Typhoid Mary.”
Moss also stars as Offred in Hulu’s adaptation of novel The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood.