Julianne Moore

Julianne Moore is in talks to star in HBO's new miniseries Dope, Deadline.com reports.

The miniseries — which would reunite Mildred Pierce producers Todd Hayans, John Wells and Christine Vachon — is a period drama set in 1950s New York in which a former heroin addict turns her life around to become a private detective.

Julianne Moore to play Sarah Palin in HBO film

Moore will next appear as Sarah Palin in HBO's Game Change, a film about the 2008 presidential election.