Emile Hirsch and Holliday Grainger to Play Bonnie & Clyde for A+E Networks

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Emile Hirsch and Holliday Grainger have been cast as a pair of rather famous bank robbers.

The actors will anchor the upcoming Bonnie & Clyde miniseries on A+E Networks, a four-hour remake that will air simultaneously on History and Lifetime.

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Based on the true story of fugitive couple Bonnie Parker (Grainger) and Clyde Barrow (Hirsch), the miniseries has already booked Holly Hunter as Bonnie's mother and William Hurt as a Texas ranger.

No premiere date has been announced yet for the highly-anticipated program.

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I guess this is going to be done like the Hatfields&McCoys mini, then? Could be good, although I'm not sure how much I trust the aetv/bio/history networks, anymore :(

Fortyseven

I like Grainger on The Borgias so I'll give this a look.