HBO sets date for Rowling’s Casual Vacancy

HBO will air the adaptation of JK Rowling’s novel The Casual Vacancy across back-to-back evenings.

The Casual Vacancy

The Casual Vacancy

The three-part miniseries will debut with episode one and two airing back to back on April 29, with the concluding episode airing the following night on April 30.

It is due to debut on BBC One this month.

The Casual Vacancy is set in an idyllic English village that is the backdrop for a town at war.

The cast includes Michael Gambon, Keeley Hawes, Rory Kinnear, Monica Dolan, Julia McKenzie, and Abigail Lawrie.

It is produced by Bronte Film and Television, and executive produced by Neil Blair, Paul Trijbits and Rick Senat.

The story was written by Sarah Phelps, and it is produced by Ruth Kenley-Letts.