Epix has announced that Ray Romano and Chris O'Dowd will star in its TV remake of Get Shorty, based on Elmore Leonard's novel that was previously adapted for the 1995 hit film, Indiewire reported. Davey Holmes (In Treatment, Shameless) is both writer and executive producer on Get Shorty, which will have a 10-episode first season. The show is expected to premiere next summer.
BBC One is moving forward with The Miniaturist, based on the award-winning novel by Jessie Burton, Deadline reported. The three-part adaptation is being written by John Brownlow and produced by the Forge. The Miniaturist was Brown's debut novel, and has sold more than a million copies in 37 countries. The series will air in 2017.