Sky Atlantic meets Olive Kitteridge

HBO’s forthcoming miniseries Olive Kitteridge has been picked up by Sky Atlantic in the UK.

Olive Kitteridge

Olive Kitteridge

The show, due to premiere stateside on November 2, is based on Elizabeth Strout’s novel about a seemingly placid New England town wrought with illicit affairs, crime and tragedy, told through the eyes of Olive.

It stars Frances McDormand, Richard Jenkins, and Bill Murray.

Jane Anderson wrote the series, which is produced by Playtone in association with As Is. The executive producers are Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman, Frances McDormand and Jane Anderson. Steven Shareshian is the co-executive producer.

It will air on Sky Atlantic in December.