HBO is has given the green light to new series about the horse racing industry that will star Dustin Hoffman. Michael Mann produced the pilot from a script written by David Milch. No shortage of talent and ego on this set.
Here's the release from HBO:
HBO has picked up the new drama series LUCK, it was announced today by Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming. LUCK is a provocative look at horse racing – the owners, gamblers, jockeys and diverse gaming industry players. LUCK begins shooting this fall at Santa Anita Park and other Los Angeles locations.