"This will be with Richard Dreyfuss that I'm going to play Mrs. Bernie Madoff, in an ABC miniseries," she added.
Blythe Danner - Ruth Madoff
Blythe Danner reveals she'll play Ruth Madoff in an ABC miniseries
Ruth Madoff appears on NBC News' 'Today' show (Photo by Peter Kramer/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
Actress Blythe Danner attends the premiere of 'Waiting For Forever' at The Pacific Theatres at the Grove on February 1, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
In the only interview Ruth Madoff has given about her husband's crimes, she tells Morley Safer she and Bernard were so distraught over the burden of those crimes that they attempted suicide together. Image is a screen grab. (Photo by CBS via Getty Images)
Actress Blythe Danner attends the International Myeloma Foundation's 6th Annual Comedy Celebration hosted by Ray Romano benefiting The Peter Boyle Research Fund at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre on October 27, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for IMF)
Discover More Like This
BACK TO SLIDE
Ruth Madoff's husband Bernie is currently serving an 150-year prison sentence for committing the largest financial fraud in U.S. history. The two continue to be legally married.