ExclusiveIn a competitive position, Roughcut TV, the British BAFTA Award-winning producer, comes in behind State Let’s Flats And the People do nothing, On the rights to convert Sarah Vaughan’s fourth novel into a television series.
The company is led the desk Producer Ash Atallah looks into a deal Small disasters To be an important moment in her strategy to transition into high-end drama. This followed the transformation of Vaughan into a TV hot feature after Netflix modified its third book, Anatomy scandal, With Big Little Lies Show creator David E. Kelly and starring Sienna Miller.
Small disasters A psychological thriller movie, focusing on the pediatrician, Dr. Liz Trenchard, who is surprised to find her best friend’s child, Jess, is admitted into an accident and emergency. Jess is an attentive mother, but Trenchard has a chilling feeling that her friend’s explanation of what happened does not reflect the child’s injuries. While alerting the authorities, Jess’s life and protected secrets are revealed, with consequences for their friendship set.
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Roughcut TV is currently interviewing the writers for the series and has not yet brought the project to market. Vaughan said she was “astonished” by the company’s presentation of the book, saying it was “committed to courage and honesty in the darkness of the story.”
Mariana Abbots, Drama Development Producer for Roughcut, who works alongside Head Director Alex Smith, added: “Thoroughly researched Sarah’s story explores the dark range and intense love of motherhood in this compelling psychological thriller. The female friendships at the heart of the book and the way mothers judge each other make this a very universal and relatable topic. ”
Roughcut TV is currently working on the third season of the Channel 4 BAFTA-winning stand-up comedian State Let’s Flats, Taken by HBO Max in the US, as well as a BBC broadcast film The Three Pirates People do nothing.
Anatomy scandal Currently filming in the UK. Michelle Dockery (Downton Abbey(And Robert Friend)Strange angelHe co-starred in an anthology series about a Westminster politician who soars high and reveals his marriage when he is accused of rape. House of Cards Actress Melissa James Gibson collaborates with Kelly on SJ Clarkson’s directed drama (Succession).
Roughcut TV is represented by CAA. Penelope Kilic brokered the Vaughan deal at David Higham Associates.