HBO reports Julia Roberts will star in Today Will Be Different, another book-to-screen adaptation. According to Deadline, Roberts will produce the series through her Red Om Films banner with Semple and Annapurna’s Megan Ellison and Sue Naegle.
Today Will Be Different, won a lot of accolades last year. It was named a Notable Book of 2016 by the Washington Post, one of Amazon’s Top 100 Books of the Year etc etc. In Semple’s novel, Eleanor goes through her day to day life with a comic twist until her son calls in sick to grab her attention, her husband decides to go on a secret holiday and a chance encounter with a former colleague threatens to reveal a buried family secret.
The show promises intricate and hilarious storylines with fully developed characters. Which probably puts it on top of your must-watch list.
Source: Deadline. Images: Amazon