Ashland native sells Kentucky-based series to AMC

'Ashland' will be set during the Red Scare of the 1940s and '50s

rcopley@herald-leader.comApril 22, 2013 

Ashland native Allison Anders at work on her 1996 feature, “Grace of My Heart.” Her new series, “Ashland,” has been picked up by AMC. © Photo by Claudette Barius.


Writer and director Allison Anders is setting her next project in her hometown of Ashland, and it has been picked up by AMC, home of Mad Men and The Walking Dead. Read the rest of the story at Rich Copley's blog, Copious Notes.

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