Courtney Cox stars in this new horror-comedy created by Jeff Astrof and Sharon Horgan
StarzPlay have set a UK airdate for Sharon Horgan’s new horror-comedy ‘Shining Vale’. It will be available on their platform from Sunday 6th March.
The story centres around a dysfunctional family that moves from the city to a small town into a house in which terrible atrocities have taken place. But no one seems to notice except for Pat (Courtney Cox), who’s convinced she’s either depressed or possessed – turns out, the symptoms are exactly the same.
“Patricia “Pat” Phelps (Cox) is a former “wild child” who rose to fame by writing a raunchy, drug-and-alcohol-soaked women’s empowerment novel (a.k.a. lady porn). Fast forward 17 years later, Pat is clean and sober but totally unfulfilled. She still hasn’t written her second novel, she can’t remember the last time she had sex with her husband (Kinnear), and her teenage kids are at that stage where they want you dead. She was a faithful wife until her one slip-up: she had a torrid affair with the hot, young handyman who came over to fix the sink while Terry was at work. In a last-ditch effort to save their marriage, she and Terry cash in all their savings and move the family move from the “crazy” of the city to a large, old house in the suburbs that has a storied past of its own. Everyone has their demons, but for Pat Phelps, they may be real.”
The series also stars Mira Sorvino, Greg Kinnear, Merrin Dungey, Judith Light, Gus Birney and Dylan Gage.
Shining Vale arrives on StarzPlay on Sunday 6th March.