Julia Roberts decided to plunge into the TV series, the Oscar-winning actress will be starring in her first TV show. It is an adaptation of Maria Semple’s novel ‘Today Will Be Different’.
The novel was published in September, the author will write the screenplay of the mini-series herself, while company Red Om Films will produce it. Julia Roberts is the owner of the production company, and this TV show will be her first attempt to make a mini-series.
Julia Roberts likes to appear as a guest star in different TV shows, the fans remember her in Friends and Law & Order, but this will be her first lead role in a series. The novel ‘Today Will Be Different’ tells the story of a woman named Eleanor Flood who makes plans to have the best day of her life, but wakes up to find a strange new future unfolding.
In a statement, Maria Semple said:
«I’m giddy that Eleanor Flood will be brought to life by Julia Roberts… This will be a fun ride!»
It has not yet been confirmed which network will broadcast the show.