New Delhi, February 4, 2014: TLC presents to you the highly anticipated series,LINDSAY which will capture the life of the controversial actress and media sensation – Lindsay Lohan. The series will show Lindsay’s journey through recovery, following a very public event of crisis.
LINDSAYwill premiere on TLC on5th February, and will air every Thursday and Friday at 10 PM.
Lindsayis one of the most talented young actresses of her generation, boasting of an impressive list of credits, including The Parent Trap, Mean Girls and A Prairie Home Companion. Having had her career and personal life sidelined by her public struggles, Lindsay for the very first time is strikingly candid about her life and is more determined than ever to get back on her feet.
Rahul Johri, Executive Vice President and General Manager – South Asia & South East Asia, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific said “TLC is more than just a TV channel – it is a way of life that presents the best lifestyle experiences in its distinct style and treatment. Our new series, LINDSAY will offer an inside look into the life of Hollywood’s most talked-about star and reveal various aspects of her celebrity life.”
Each episodeof LINDSAYwill document her honest and no-holds-barred account, with an intimate and unflinching look into the life of one of the world’s most sought-after celebrities. Cameras will followLindsayasshe returns to New York, reunites with friends and family, andattempts to build a new life. Viewers will see as she works to stay on track amidst the demands and pitfallsof fame.She opens up like never before, discussing everything from her emotional recovery process to her exhausting run-in with the paparazzi.
This eight part series will give viewers an opportunity to know not only about thecelebrity LindsayLohan but also Lindsay, the person.
A small glimpse into the series:
After completing her sixth stay in rehab, Lindsay decides to move to New York to work on her sobriety and rebuild her once promising career. But will she resist temptation?
While trying to manage her sobriety in a chaotic setting, Lindsay fights to move into her new apartment, and the producers start to question her commitment to the series.
After finally getting the keys to her apartment, Lindsay refuses to let the cameras film, and her assistant threatens to quit. But will Oprah be able to make her see sense?
After a visit from Oprah, Lindsay attempts to jump-start her career by doing a skit with Jimmy Fallon. Later, she performs community service at a children’s center.
AJ, Lindsay’s sobriety coach, questions her abstinence. And later, when Lindsay returns home after a tabloid-fuelled trip, everything comes into question.
A large crew travels to Manhattan to shoot Lindsay for the cover of Elle Indonesia’s anniversary edition. But when she fails to show up on time, the friction is palpable.
Lindsay appears on the brink of getting what she’s been striving for since getting out of rehab: a starring role in a Hollywood film. But will everything go according to plan?
After being out of rehab for nearly five months, Lindsay finally feels like she’s settling into life in New York, and she gets the chance to reflect on her journey.
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