“Red Widow” is a new ABC drama coming to the network this fall. In the show Marta’s (Radha Mitchell) husband has been brutally murdered. She will do anything to protect her children from her husband’s shady business partners Irwin Petrova (Wil Traval) her ruthless brother and Mike Tomlin (Lee Tergesen). The two were involved the drug trade and guess who paid the price.
Marth knows all about the business. Her father Andrei Petrova (Rade Sherbedzija), and loyal bodyguard Luther (Luke Goss) are gangsters. She and her sister Kat (Jaime Ray Newman) wanted a different kind of life. After the murder, however, Marta has to fight back. The only way to get out is to beat them at their own game.
The show is based on the Dutch series “Penoza” and continues the new tradition of women kicking butt to protect their families. Check out the trailer below and let us know what you think. Are you excited for “Red Widow?” We want to know what you think.