Justin Theroux's show 'The Leftovers' received mixed reviews when it premiered. Has it gotten better as it's progressed? Justin Theroux portrays Kevin Garvey, the police chief of a New York town, on the drama.
'The Leftovers' centers on a world in which two percent of the world's population disappeared. 'The Leftovers' will most likely fascinate some but divide its audience.
Atwood's acclaimed 'MaddAddam' series will reportedly be the basis for a series of the same name produced by HBO.
'Leftovers' is based on Tom Perrotta's novel about a Rapture-like occurrence.
The TV adaptation of Tom Perrotta's novel has received a series order from HBO.
How do you compress a complicated novel into a two-hour, cinema-friendly format? The answer, most often, is: you can't. A better solution for many authors is to have their books turned into HBO series. The end result is often an in-depth adaptation – with story and characters intact – that would have been impossible get at the multiplex. Here are some of the best-known books that have been turned into successful HBO series – with many more to come.