The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid has a limited series adaptation in the works. Here’s what we know:
What’s it about? What’s the plot?
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo is about a woman who was once a famous Hollywood starlet who gives a final interview to a journalist and reveals to her secrets about her life.
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo was published in June 2017.
What format will it be? Will the Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo adaptation be a Movie or a Series?
It’s planned as a limited series.
Who’s behind it?
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Huge is being developed by Disney’s Freeform studio, a youth programming-oriented studio that Disney acquired as part of the Fox 21 deal. The adaptation is being executive produced by Ilene Chaiken and Jennifer Beals, who both previously collaborated on the TV series The L Word. Ilene Chaiken is also an executive producer for Empire and The Handmaid’s Tale.
Book author Taylor Jenkins Reid is penning the adaptation.
Hiiiiii! I'm writing a pilot of EVELYN HUGO for @freeform with my dream producers @thejenniferbeals and @ilenechaiken. ***note: There are still a lot of stages of development before you see Evelyn on your tv screen but this is a big one!*** https://t.co/EVFB8R840H pic.twitter.com/bAOY6GdAng
— Taylor Jenkins Reid (@tjenkinsreid) September 19, 2019
What’s the status of the Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo adaptation?
The adaptation is currently in its early stages, though Taylor Jenkins Reid has stated that she has started writing the pilot episode.
Who’s in the cast?
No casting details have been released yet.
When will it be released?
Is there a trailer or teaser available?
Not yet! Stay tuned.
Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Movie / Series Development Timeline
June 13, 2017 The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo (novel) is released.
September 19, 2019 A limited series adaptation of The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo is in the works at Disney’s Freeform.