The mom and daughter will star together in “Maid”, which hits the streaming platform on Oct. 1.
The dramedy series is based on the bestselling memoir, Maid: Hard Work, Low Pay and a Mother’s Will to Survive by Stephanie Land.
The official synopsis for the show explains, “After fleeing an abusive relationship, a young mother finds a job cleaning houses as she fights to provide for her child and build them a better future.”
Qualley plays single mom Alex, while MacDowell plays her eccentric mom, Paula.
Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose, Tracy Vilar and Billy Burke also star in the 10-episode series, which is executive produced by Margot Robbie.
Molly Smith Metzler serves as head writer and showrunner.