Based on Deadline, HBO is at the moment growing a miniseries adaptation of Darkish Locations, primarily based on Gillian Flynn’s 2009 crime novel of the identical identify. In 2015, the story was first tailored right into a film starring Oscar winner Charlize Theron.
What’s Darkish Locations about?
“Libby Day was seven when her mom and two sisters have been murdered within the well-known 1985 ‘Devil Sacrifice of Kinnakee, Kansas.’ She survived—and famously testified that her teenage brother, Ben, was the killer,” reads the official logline. “Twenty-five years later, a pair of mom/daughter true crime ‘detectives’ find a grownup Libby and pump her for particulars, believing that Ben is harmless. Libby, having spent her youth working the discuss present circuit, hopes to as soon as once more flip a revenue off her tragic historical past: She’ll reconnect with the gamers from that evening and report her findings —for a price. As Libby’s search takes her from shabby Missouri strip golf equipment to deserted Oklahoma vacationer traps, the unimaginable reality emerges, and Libby finds herself proper again the place she began—on the run from a killer.”
HBO’s Darkish Locations collection can be created and written by Flynn, Brett Johnson and Guerrin Gardner, with Flynn and Johnson additionally set as showrunners. This marks the Gone Lady creator’s newest collaboration with the premium community after beforehand working collectively on the TV adaptation of her 2006 debut novel Sharp Objects, which Flynn additionally wrote. Will probably be government produced by Theresa Kang, Caroline Garity, Andrea Iervolino and Monika Bacardi.