The Ink Factory has optioned C Pam Zhang’s highly acclaimed debut novel, ‘How Much Of These Hills Is Gold,’ with the intention of developing a TV series.
We love to see our favorite books become movies but adaptations are rarely seamless. As shows like Queen’s Gambit demonstrate, limited series may be the answer.
There’s a saying that no idea is original, that everything is borrowed or recycled to make something new. That is definitely the case with these movies and shows. Spoiler warning for all mediums listed. You (2018 – ) The captivating Netflix thriller is actually based on both You and Hidden Bodies by Caroline Kepnes. Like all adaptations, there are a few ways that the show moves away from the events of the novel as a way to keep things fresh. A major, but common, shift is the addition of characters that never existed in the original novels. Characters like …
The actor who would play Simon is currently unknown. (I guess he wanted his identity to be a secret so he wouldn’t be killed by the time the show comes out…)