Oscar winner Morgan Freeman will play the role of US Secretary of State in the new project “Lioness” from the author of “Yellowstone” Taylor Sheridan. Nicole Kidman and Zoe Saldana have previously joined the show .
“Lioness” will tell about a real-life female division of the CIA, whose members infiltrate a terrorist organization and try to destroy it from the inside. The series will air on the Paramount+ streaming service; The exact release date has not been announced.
Last year, the Russian Foreign Ministry banned Freeman and some other actors from entering the country on a permanent basis. The reason was the US anti-Russian sanctions.