Orlando Bloom Series Adaptation This Should Be the Place Amazon — Deadline

UniqueOrlando Bloom set to play an American linguist in a series based on Maggie O’Farrell this must be the Place.

Bloom has also been set as an executive producer on the project, working at Amazon, where Pirates Caribbean The star has a first-look deal.

Susan Heathcote, who served as showrunner in the third season murder eve, Will write and execute the optimization. This comes from Bloom’s Amazing Owl, BBC Studios, Brexit: The Uncivil War Producer House Productions and Amazon Studios.

this must be the Place crosses time and continents to reveal the redemptive power of love and how our past choices have unintended consequences in our present, as an American linguist and a reclusive Anglo-French actress find her The marriage is in danger from their earlier life.

The book follows Daniel Sullivan, who leads a complicated life. A New Yorker living in the wilds of Ireland, he has children he never sees in California, a father he loathes in Brooklyn, and his wife, Claudette, a reclusive ex-movie star who would never give a gun to anyone. Pull is given to the one who ventures to them. Driveway. Together, they have created an idyllic life in the country, but a secret from Daniel’s past threatens to destroy their carefully constructed and highly guarded home.

Bloom and Heathcote produced with Adam Karasik of Amazing Owl, Angie Stephenson of BBC Studios and Juliet Howell and Tessa Ross of House Productions.

The book, which was published in 2016, was written by O’Farrell, who is the author of hamnettbeing adapted into a feature film nomads Writer-director Chloe Zhao.

This marks Bloom’s latest TV project on Amazon; he acted carnival row, which ran for two seasons on the streamer with its final season ending last month. He signed a first-look deal in 2019 and previously developed an adaptation of Ken Liu’s short-story Cleaners.

on the big screen Lord of the Rings The star will next be seen in Neill Blomkamp Gran Turismo David Harbour, opposite David Michaud magicians! Pete Davidson and opposite Naomi Scott and Ashom Nelms red right hand, He is also starring in and producing Sean Ellis’ upcoming boxing thriller, deduction. WME and Felker Toczek Suddleson Abramson LLP are handling Bloom.

in addition to murder eve, Heathcote has written on series including Fear the Walking Dead, watch And small voice and is the executive producer of Apple’s upcoming anthology series crowded room, She is also currently writing the stage adaptation of the Kazuo Ishiguro novel, never let Me Go in Britain. He is represented by CAA, Circle of Illusion, and Jacobe Austen.

Maggie O’Farrell has been replaced by The Agency (London) on behalf of Victoria Hobbs in AM Heath.