The project is floundering since Johansson stepped down, but the casting controversy has already garnered more publicity than any A-lister could.
The producer and actress has an Emmy nomination for lead actress in the USA anthology series.
This long-awaited follow-up to the musical hit is energetic, extremely fun, and wastes half of its runtime.
Early linear numbers aren’t huge, but Showtime touts its biggest customer sign-up day in 2018 and supplemental streaming viewership.
Hedges has starred in recent best picture nominees such as “Manchester by the Sea,” “Lady Bird,” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.”