Apple Orders Emily Dickinson Comedy Series Starring Hailee Steinfeld

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Apple has given a straight-to-series order to Dickinson, a half-hour comedy starring Oscar-nominated actress Hailee Steinfeld (Pitch Perfect 3, True Grit) in the title role of 1800s poet Emily Dickinson, from Paul Lee’s recently launched independent studio, wiip., David Gordon Green, Darlene Hunt, Michael Sugar and Anonymous Content. Written by Alena Smith (The Affair, The Newsroom), Dickinson is set during Emily Dickinson's era with a modern sensibility and tone. It…