Netflix is closing out the summer time by bringing a bestselling seashore learn to the small display screen. In line with Deadline, an adaptation of Elin Hilderbrand’s “The Excellent Couple” is being developed as a restricted sequence on the streamer. Actress-writer-producer Jenna Lamia (“Resident Alien”) is credited as creator, showrunner, and government producer.
Revealed in 2018, “The Excellent Couple” is a homicide thriller following Celeste Otis “who, on the Fourth of July, is about to marry the proper man, who simply so occurs to be from the wealthiest household on Nantucket,” the supply teases. “However when a physique is found floating within the harbor on the morning of what was to be the #weddingoftheyear, everybody on the occasion is instantly a suspect.”
The six-episode adaptation hails from 21 Laps and The Jackal Group. Hilderbrand can be among the many EPs.
Tasks based mostly on Hilderbrand’s “The Resort Nantucket” and “28 Summers” are within the works as effectively. The previous is being developed as a sequence at Warner Bros. Tv and MRC Movie is adapting the latter for the massive display screen.
Lamia wrote the upcoming Amazon horror-comedy “My Greatest Pal’s Exorcism,” which shall be out there on Prime Video September 30. She additionally served as affiliate producer on the characteristic. She has written for and produced sequence together with “Good Women,” “No Tomorrow,” and “Awkward.” You’ll be able to catch her as Judy in Syfy’s “Resident Alien,” and she or he penned the Season 2 episode “Women’ Evening.” Lamia counts “Legend Quest: Masters of Fantasy” and “Awkward.” amongst her different appearing credit.