Erin Cummings Joins 'Madoff' Miniseries
Erin Cummings (The Iceman) has signed on for a lead role opposite Richard Dreyfuss in ABC’s miniseries Madoff. Cummings will play Eleanor Squillari, personal secretary to Bernie Madoff’s (Dreyfuss), in the project from ABC News’ Lincoln Square Prods. Inspired by ABC News chief investigative correspondent Brian Ross’ reports and his book The Madoff Chronicles, the mini follows the rise and spectacular fall of the now-imprisoned swindler and the $65 billion Ponzi scheme he concocted. Ben Robbins is the writer. Linda Berman and Joe Pichirallo executive produce. Cummings, repped by Paradigm and Untitled Entertainment, also stars on ABC’s upcoming summer series, The Astronaut Wives Club, which will premiere in June. Robbins is repped by Original Artists.