HBO has just released its first promo clip for the upcoming mini-series Mildred Pierce, which will premiere sometime early next year. Click below for your first glimpse at this new five-hour mini-series, which stars Kate Winslet as the title character:

Mildred Pierce is Todd Haynes' five-hour miniseries that is based on James M. Cain's noir novel. It stars Kate Winslet as Mildred Pierce Beragon, a wife who leaves her unemployed husband (Brian F. O'Byrne) and gets a job as a waitress while struggling to earn her daughter's (Evan Rachel Wood) love in Los Angeles during the Great Depression.