A series called “Today Will Be Different” has been picked up by HBO.
The broadcast will mark the TV-series debut of film star Julia Roberts.
“Today Will Be Different” is an adaptation of Maria Semple’s novel of the same name. It follows the life of a heroine named Eleanor Flood over a single day. Flood is determined woman who is ready to take control of her life.
Variety reports that Roberts will produce the series through her company Red Om Films in collaboration with Annapurna Pictures.
Roberts is no stranger to television or to HBO. She starred in HBO’s television film “The Normal Heart” in 2014. However, she is set to become the first Academy Award winner to star in a TV series.
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