The novel TwoMe will be adapted into an HBO Max series
XOXO, Gossip Girl.
Anon please, but the first novel by the man who directs TwoMe, Anon please, is adapted into a Greg Berlanti show for HBO Max. Deadline reports that the book-based show based on the Instagram account has secured a script-to-series order. Greg Berlanti and Sarah Schechter are executive producers, which is fitting since Anonymous please seems as attached to reality as the Arrowverse. (Berlanti has several HBO Max hot irons including an adaptation of Chasing Hillary with former Supergirl Melissa Benoist and the series The girls on the bus. )
The book follows Cricket Lopez, a personal assistant to a stylist who pivots her IG mode to gossip one drunken night. The account appears and Cricket is launched into the highest echelons of fame (anonymous). Fans start submitting content, a love interest creeps into her DMs, and investors want to get involved. “But as the account grows and becomes more famous,” reads the book’s description, “she has to ask herself: is this – fame, insider access , the escape from real life – really worth losing everything she has?” So basically this:
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