The 5 Best Adaptations of 2020 (and the 5 Worst)

The 5 Best Adaptations of 2020 (and the 5 Worst)

As we come to the end of the year, it is always a lot of fun to see which of our favorite books made it to the big screen and how they panned out. However, one major setback of 2020 was that with the pandemic, we lost out on a lot of the adaptations we were supposed to get. Luckily we still got enough to satisfy our bookish cravings (and to make these lists) so while we wait patiently for more adaptations to come in 2021, let’s take a look back at the five best and five worst of 2020. …

Keeley Hawes Joins Netflix Cast for ‘Rebecca’

Keeley Hawes Joins Netflix Cast for ‘Rebecca’

Bafta-nominated actress Keeley Hawes has joined Lily James, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Armie Hammer in Netflix’s adaptation of Daphne du Maurier’s classic, Rebecca. The cast is loaded with stars, including Game of Thrones alum Ben Crompton. Keeley Hawes is best known for her roles in High-Rise and Bodyguard. Ann Dowd, #Bodyguard star Keeley Hawes, Sam Riley, and #GameOfThrones alum Ben Crompton have joined the cast of "Rebecca" alongside Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, and Armie Hammer pic.twitter.com/Ex7Kf2PJ72 — Netflix Queue (@netflixqueue) May 31, 2019 Originally published in 1938, the gothic tale tells the story of a widower, Maxim de Winter, and his new …