(from Starz's press release, February 2021) Starz announced today the anthology series pick up of "Gaslit," starring Julia Roberts ("Homecoming," Wonder) and Sean Penn (Milk, Mystic River). Matt Ross (Captain Fantastic, 28 Hotel Rooms) will direct and executive produce the high-profile series adapted from Slate's award-winning podcast "Slow Burn's" first season about Watergate with showrunner Robbie Pickering ("Mr. Robot," "Search Party," Natural Selection). "Gaslit" is set to start production this spring and will be produced by UCP, a division of Universal Studio Group, for Starz. "Gaslit" is the newest title from Starz who recently launched its #TakeTheLead initiative, the company's comprehensive effort to deepen its existing commitment to narratives by, about and for women and underrepresented audiences.