Based on a press launch, HBO has begun creating a miniseries adaptation of Maria Semple’s novel Today Will Be Different with the TV department of indie powerhouse Annapurna Photos. The adaptation is being helmed by Julia Roberts, who’s at the moment connected to star and produce the sequence, with Semple writing it. The ebook is a few girl named Eleanor Flood who wakes up one morning and decides to have an important, life-affirming day, however her plans crumble when issues instantly go off the rails. The remainder of the story follows her all through her day as she makes an attempt to “navigate the knotty perils and sly grace of recent life.” The As we speak Will Be Completely different sequence nonetheless simply has a growth deal at HBO, so it hasn’t been formally picked up but, however for the reason that premium cable community reportedly gained it in a “aggressive bidding scenario,” it should in all probability be invested in sticking with it.
That is the second Semple adaptation at the moment within the works, with Richard Linklater’s long-in-development The place’d Yo Go Bernadette film finally moving forward back in May.
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