Jessica Chastain and Oscar Isaac play a married couple navigating the ups and downs of their relationship in HBO’s new restricted collection, Scenes from a marriage. The five-episode restricted collection relies on Ingmar Bergman’s 1973 Swedish miniseries of the identical title. Airing in September, Chastain and Isaac will play married couple Jonathan, a professor of passive philosophy, and Mira, an bold tech govt, whose turbulent relationship might be absolutely on show within the collection.
In a trailer launched by HBO on Tuesday, we see the couple falling in love and falling in love, beginning a household, attempting to work via it, and even getting again collectively in quest of the eagerness that when fueled their relationship.
On The Cinematic Orchestra’s “To Build a Home”, the 2 actors wrestle to come back to phrases with the state of their marriage, which they as soon as thought was too sturdy to interrupt up. Mira feels the necessity to go away, whereas Jonathan needs her to remain. The love between the 2 is clearly there, but it surely stays to be seen if it is sturdy sufficient to climate the storm.
Michelle Williams was initially scheduled to play Mira, however she gave up and Isaac instructed Chastain play the position as an alternative. Williams continues to be one of many producers on the venture. The forged additionally consists of Corey Stoll, Sunita Mani, Nicole Beharie and Tovah Feldshuh and is developed, written and directed by Hagai Levi.
Scenes from a marriage premieres September 12 at 9 p.m. ET on HBO.