Production is set to begin in January in Paris.
The project will be produced by Lionsgate Television, with Joshua Maurer, Alix Witlin and David Stern serving as executive producers.
Scott Abbott (Introducing Dorothy Dandridge, Winchell) and James Wong (American Horror Story) will write the screenplay. Agnieszka Holland, who has been nominated for both an Oscar (Europa Europa) and an Emmy Award (Treme), will direct. Casting will begin immediately.
Here's what NBC Entertainment's Quinn Taylor had to say about the mini-series in a statement.
Jennifer Salke, President, NBC Entertainment, also added her own statement.
Lionsgate Television Group Chairman Kevin Beggs had this to say in his statement.
Rosemary's Baby centers on a young married couple who move into a Paris apartment that has a haunted past. After getting pregnant, the wife becomes increasingly suspicious that both her husband and their neighbors will have ulterior motives when her child is born.
The book was later adapted into a Rosemary's Baby feature film directed by Roman Polanski.
Rosemary's Baby was released June 12th, 1968 and stars Mia Farrow, John Cassavetes, Ruth Gordon, Sidney Blackmer, Maurice Evans, Ralph Bellamy, Victoria Vetri, Patsy Kelly. The film is directed by Roman Polanski.