Netflix is the place to go if you’re looking for some exciting and quality content. From horror to romance to sci-fi, you’re surely going to find something interesting for you. One of the genres that make Netflix popular is Novel Adaptations. Netflix invests billions of dollars each year to recreate classical novels into feature films. So you must be looking for some latest Netflix news for some interesting novel adaptations. Well, here are some upcoming releases to look forward to.
Firefly Lane by Kristin Hannah
A domestic fiction drama set in 1974, the ‘Firefly Lane’ story is about two women and their 30 years of friendship. These women saw two sides of things, good and bad, for the decisions they made. Based on the book written by the New York Times bestselling author, Kristin Hannah, the Netflix series is scheduled to come out in February of 2021. Therefore, you should have it on your watchlist from now.
Katherine Heigl and Scrubs fame Sarah Chalke will play the role of the two friends. Executive producer Maggie Friedman has recreated the screenplay for the adaptation.
The first season will mostly consist of 10 episodes.
Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter
American author Karin Slaughter, a classic thriller, made a good impression among the critics when it came out in 2018. Three years later, you’ll have a movie adaptation of it on Netflix.
The storyline that revolves around a deadly shooting night is sure to keep you captivated throughout the series.
The star cast includes Vanessa Kirby, Shia LaBeouf, comedian IlizaShlesinger, and veteran actor Ellen Burstyn.
‘Pieces of Her’ is scheduled to release in the month of June-July with ten episodes.
All the Light We Cannot See by Antony Doerr
A not-to-miss novel adaptation, ‘All the Light We Cannot See’ comes forward as a war novel with rich historical significance. The story set in France during World War II will be a treat for historical drama fans.
The book, because of its accurate depiction and emotional connection, won the Pulitzer Prize. Netflix announced that it would move ahead with a limited series.
Very few details about it have been divulged up until this point. But we can hope for more news in the coming months.
Cherry by Nico Walker
With the Russo brothers at the helm as director and Tom Holland in the lead role, the story is about the drug addiction and opioid crisis in Cleveland.
The author, Nico Walker, wrote the book while he was in a federal prison in Cleveland. He has detailed about the bank robberies he had committed and his drug addiction.
The trailer for the series just dropped on Netflix, and it’ll be coming out on February 26 2021.
The Reincarnationist Papers by D. Eric Maikranz
Antoine Fuqua, Mark Wahlberg, and Dylan O’Brien teamed up to recreate the sci-fi stories of ‘The Reincarnationist Papers’ into a mini-series.
The book’s theme is about a secret society where people can recall their past lives. Dylan O’Brien is playing the lead that’s learning the process as he joins the ranks. The series is coming out on May 28 of 2021.
These are just some of the exciting novel adaptations of 2021. You should follow Netflix news to stay up to date with the release dates and movie facts.