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Originally published on Dark Horizons by Garth Franklin

The Second Home
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (“Game of Thrones”) will star in, and executive produce a series adaptation of “The Second Home” based on Christina Clancy’s 2020 novel.

The story follows two families forever changed during a summer in a Cape Cod town – and a disastrous secret. Years later, the siblings from one of the families come together to decide the family beach house’s fate and sort out what happened all those years ago. [Source: TV Line]

The Downstairs Girl
Bound Entertainment and Stacey Lee are teaming to develop a series adaptation of the coming-of-age novel “The Downstairs Girl”. Aminta Goyel will adapt the work as a half-hour series.

Set in 1890 Atlanta, the story follows a 17-year-old maid named Jo Kuan who lives with her guardian, Old Gin, in the basement of a wealthy family. At night she’s an advice columnist for a newspaper where she finds her voice and confronts questions and secrets about her identity. [Source: Variety]

The 39 Steps
Netflix has picked up the rights to the new limited series adaptation of John

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