13 December 2012 9:31 AM, PST | ShadowAndAct | See recent ShadowAndAct news »

Nice catch by "Jug" who alerted me to this yesterday, otherwise I probably wouldn't have caught it. In short, author Jason Mott's debut novel, The Returned, is being developed as a TV drama series, to be produced by Brad Pitt’s Plan B, for ABC. I mention this news because Jason Mott's a black man; and, in light of conversations we've had on this site about the dearth of novels by black authors adapted for the screen (big or small) here in the USA, this is obviously good news. The novel won't be published until September 2013, however, so I obviously haven't read it, and I'm guessing no one has (well, except for those who are involved »

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