AceShowbiz - A docu-series from Rose McGowan has been greenlit by E!. The network announced on Tuesday, January 2 that the "Scream" actress would star in a five-part documentary entitled "Citizen Rose", which is set to have a feature-length premiere on January 30.
"You are formally invited into my mind and world. I am thrilled to partner with E! to amplify my message of bravery, art, joy and survival," McGowan says in a statement. "As I ready my book, 'Brave', I realized I wanted to show how we can heal through art even when being hounded by evil. I want to have a conversation with everyone, and most especially, you about looking at things differently and seeing beauty everywhere. E!'s tremendous reach and impressive platform allow me to globally communicate the importance of living a Brave life."
"Citizen Rose" will offer "behind-the-scenes" look at McGowan's life that explores the world through her eyes and "reflects a dramatically changing world." The two-hour premiere will follow her eventful life, including being one of the first women to call out Harvey Weinstein with her rape allegations to her recent dismissal of Meryl Streep.
E!'s executive vp development and production Amy Introcaso-Davis says, "Rose McGowan's courage in addressing sexual abuse and harassment in Hollywood ignited a conversation and inspired other women to speak out against their abusers." He continues, "We look forward to taking viewers inside this talented, dynamic woman's world as the first allegations unfold and she becomes a leading voice in a critical cultural change."
Bunim/Murray Productions produces the upcoming docu-series with McGowan, Jonathan Murray, Gil Goldschein, Farnaz Farjam Chazan and Andrea Metz serving as executive producers.
"Citizen Rose" premieres on January 30 at 8 P.M. on E!, while the rest of the episodes are set to air in the spring.