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How creating a playlist kickstarted the writing of ‘The Girl From Plainville’

June 8, 2022 | Per LA Times:

Liz Hannah starts every script by making a playlist. For the writer behind “The Girl from Plainville,” music guides each project’s tone and style. It becomes her North Star.


Hannah felt she had to justify spending two years in that space and telling such a painful and incendiary story about very real people still out in the world. Ultimately, she felt “there was a humanity in a long form that we have the opportunity to explore, and I thought was deserved.”


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