Douglas Rankine / The Red Tent
Douglas Rankine has recently completed filming The Red Tent, a miniseries for Lifetime adapted from the New York Times bestselling novel by Anita Diamant, playing the role of Reuben.
It also features an all star cast which includes Iain Glen, Minnie Driver, Debra Winger, Rebecca Ferguson, Morena Baccarin and Will Tudor.
Paula Weinstein is exec producing for Sony Pictures TV. Roger Young will direct from a script by Elizabeth Chandler and Anne Meredith.
The Red Tent looks back at a time in Biblical history when women would gather in a tent to support each other in issues ranging from motherhood to local events.
“The Red Tent’ brings premium and popular elements to a unique and timeless story,” said Rob Sharenow, exec VP and g.m. of Lifetime. “It perfectly articulates our vision for Lifetime as the destination for epic movie events.”
The filming took place in Ouarzazate, Morocco.