HBO and BBC have teamed up to turn “The Casual Vacancy” into a miniseries. New information and production details have been released.
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Casting Director Lucy Bevan (“Pirates of The Caribbean,” “Nanny McPhee Returns,” “Snow White and the Huntsman”) is searching for young actors to play a number of roles in new BBC and HBO television series, “The Casual Vacancy,” based on a novel by JK ROWLING.
Screenwriter for upcoming “Casual Vacancy” BBC series will be veteran television writer Sarah Phelps
It’s been over a year since it was announced that The Casual Vacancy would be adapted into a television miniseries by the BBC, and since then, little else has been revealed. However we’ve managed to spot a tidbit of news about the series concerning its screenwriter. It may only be a tiny snippet of information – but it does appear to be a minor slip up from the BBC. What do you think?
Although The Casual Vacancy was J.K. Rowling’s first post-Potter book to be released, new sources say that The Cuckoo’s Calling actually sold to publishers first.
In the wake of last week’s enormous news about the upcoming Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them film franchise, Warner Bros. also made another announcement: The company will serve as the global distributor for the upcoming BBC series based on J.K. Rowling’s novel The Casual Vacancy (except in the UK, of course).
Two weeks ago, MuggleNet reported about a unique contest being conducted by Goodreads, offering one fan’s question to be answered by J.K. Rowling. The questions have all been submitted and voting on the top 5 submitted questions has started.
To celebrate the paperback release of The Casual Vacancy, which we reported as being released on July 18, J.K. Rowling will answer one lucky fan’s question about the book that is submitted by a Goodreads member.
Earlier today, we reported that the paperback version of ‘The Casual Vacancy’ by author J.K. Rowling would be released on July 18 and that it would feature a new cover. NOW, according to the website of Little, Brown Book Group, there is also a new UK book cover art
According to J.K. Rowling’s publisher Little, Brown and Co. the author’s recent adult novel, The Casual Vacancy, will go on sale in paperback for July 18 along with a new cover.