If you didn't watch the Tonys last night, it's probably because you're not that interested in the insular world of New York City theater and hadn't seen any of the plays. In that case you're probably also not going to be that interested in Miraculous Year, a new HBO drama created by newly minted Tony winner John Logan, whose play Red took home six statues last night.

One of those awards went to Eddie Redmaye, who acted opposite Molina in Red and, according to Deadline Hollywood, is already planning to reunite with Logan for Miraculous Year. Redmayne would be joining fellow Broadway staples Norbert Leo Butz, Hope Davis, Frank Langella and Patti LuPone in the show, which stars Butz as a Broadway composer struggling with his complicated family. Some of the roles will be more of a stretch than others-- LuPone is fairly typecast as a Broadway diva and Langella won't struggle to play an imposing father figure, but Redmayne could be interesting as a "sexy singer/dancer" and Davis, who is always good, will have a meaty role as a lawyer living in the shadow of her famous family members.

The one hook of this that might draws in movie fans is that Kathryn Bigelow will be directing the pilot episode and executive producing the series; Bigelow hasn't quite seemed to settle on what her post-Hurt Locker project will be, so this could be a way to get your fix in the meantime. I guess if a show that's as inside baseball about New York media as 30 Rock can make it, this one definitely can.

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