[10/12/20 - 11:06 PM] Development Update: Monday, October 12 Updates include: Izzy G latest tapped for "B Positive" at CBS; Colette Burson to bring "The Growing Season" to ABC; and Keira Knightley bows out of Apple's "The Essex Serpent."
[08/24/20 - 11:20 PM] Development Update: Monday, August 24 Updates include: The CW eyes live-action "The Powerpuff Girls" series; Jordan Alexander cast in HBO Max's "Gossip Girl"; and Keira Knightley to star in "The Essex Serpent" for Apple TV+.
STATUS: currently in development (2021-2022 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE: ordered to series
DESCRIPTION: TV series adaptation of Sarah Perry's novel which follows newly widowed Cora, played by Knightley, who, having being released from an abusive marriage, relocates from Victorian London to the small village of Aldwinter in Essex, intrigued by a local superstition that a mythical creature known as the Essex Serpent has returned to the area