Heather Locklear and Meghan McCain are usually not sweating the small stuff after signing on to the most recent Lifetime film, primarily based on the lifetime of writer Kristine Carlson.
Locklear, 59, identified for “Melrose Place,” and McCain, 36, are teaming for the community’s upcoming film “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff: The Kristine Carlson Story,” with Locklear within the starring position and McCain as govt producer.
The biopic tells the story of Carlson, who co-authored a number of titles of her late husband Dr. Richard Carlson’s best-selling ebook collection “Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff.” When he instantly dies, Kristine struggles to deal with overwhelming grief and elevating her two youngsters alone, whereas coping with the self-help empire he left behind. Kristine continues to uphold her husband’s legacy and thru self-discovery, she actually learns to not sweat the small stuff.
First revealed in 1997, the New York Occasions best-selling collection has offered over 25 million copies. The inspirational nine-book collection served as a information to assist readers to place tough challenges into perspective and “preserve the little issues from taking up your life.”
That is Locklear’s first performing position since showing in an episode of ABC’s “Recent Off the Boat” in 2017. The actress is popping over a brand new leaf after celebrating one 12 months of sobriety final April following an assault-related arrest in 2018 and a go to to a psychiatric facility for her psychological well being the next 12 months.
That is additionally McCain’s first challenge since leaving her internet hosting position on “The View” earlier this month. Along with “The View,” she’s served as a producer on a number of tv reveals, together with Fox’s “Outnumbered” and “Mothers.” McCain tweeted about shaking issues up professionally after asserting her departure from the favored discuss present July 1.
“A lot chatter, a lot gossip, so many, many, many questions individuals are asking me this previous week…” she wrote in a now-deleted put up on Twitter, in line with Individuals. “I delight myself on at all times taking huge dangers, rolling the cube, and making unpredictable life and profession selections. I’ve by no means slot in a field and I by no means will.”
Richard Carlson will likely be performed by “The Vampire Diaries” star Jason MacDonald. Natasha Bure will play the couple’s daughter. Emily Rose can also be set to star. Mark Teitelbaum will govt produce alongside McCain with Ellen S. Pressman directing. The movie is scheduled to start capturing shortly in Nashville, Tennessee, and premiere on Lifetime later this 12 months.