Mr. Lieber’s the one everybody’s listening to in the pic above. Good on him.
Oh, and we kinda suspect that he won’t really like this headline much cuz he’s done a hunka other really great things (Tuck Everlasting, Miami Medical, Necessary Roughness, to name a few) as well. Behold Part 1:
No, silly, not that kind of rapture. We’re talking the Big One, not what the French refer to as the Little Death.
Damon Lindelof returns to TV to film the Rapture for HBO
by Meredith Woerner
Damon Lindelof is getting back to his television roots with Tom Perotta’s The Leftovers, a supremely wild novel about what happens to those left behind after the Rapture. The two are currently in talks to adapt this book for an HBO series.
According to Vulture, Lindelof is hot to make The Leftovers a television series. We’re in, as long as Perrotta stays on board to reel in Lindelof’s flightier script tendencies. Here’s the book’s synopsis: