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Hulu Orders Series Adaptation of Rebecca Godfrey’s Book ‘Under the Bridge’

Hulu has ordered a series adaptation of Rebecca Godfrey’s novel “Under the Bridge.”

The eight-episode limited series description is as follows: The 1997 true story of fourteen-year-old Reena Virk who went to join friends at a party and never returned home. Godfrey takes us into the hidden world of the seven teenage girls and a boy accused of the savage murder, revealing startling truths about the unlikely killer.

Quinn Shephard is adapting the book for the series and will serve as an executive producer. Shephard is known for writing, directing and starring in the films Blame and Not Okay.

Geeta Patel serves as director and executive producer.  Patel recently directed an episode of the first season of HBO’s  Game of Thrones prequel House of the Dragon.  Other directing credits include Hulu’s The Great, P-Valley at Starz, and Santa Clarita Diet at Netflix.

Samir Mehta and Liz Tigelaar will serve as co-showrunners and executive producers, with Tigelaar executive producing under her Best Day Ever banner. Stacey Silverman of Best Day Ever will also executive produce along with Godfrey.

ABC Signature will produce, with Best Day Ever currently under an overall deal at the studio.

Source: Variety

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