Oscar Isaac and Michelle Williams are set to star in HBO limited series based on Ingmar Bergman’s Scenes From a Marriage.
Hagai Levi (Our Boys, The Affair) will adapt the miniseries and direct. Media Res and Endeavor Content will be producing. Levi, Michael Ellenberg of Media Res, Lars Blomgren, Williams, Isaac, Daniel Bergman, Blair Breard, and Amy Herzog are executive producing.
Scenes From a Marriage will reboot and reexamine the depiction of love, hatred, desire, monogamy, marriage, and divorce through the lens of a contemporary American couple.
The original series aired on Swedish television in 1973 starring Liv Ullmann and Erland Josephson. The six-part series was condensed for a theatrical release, which debuted in 1974 in the U.S. PBS aired the full miniseries later in the decade.