Disney+, one of the largest, over-the-top streaming services today and available in 60 countries across Europe, The Middle East and Africa, are offering their loyal fans a chance to enjoy seeing some of their favorite books on screen.
The well known streaming service has taken it upon themselves to put forward an amazing range of book titles to be adapted into live action movies. Book-lovers be prepared! The latest addition to the on screen adaptations is, Cheryl Strayed’s ‘Tiny Beautiful Things’ which unravels a story about a woman and how her life helps her gain enlightening perspective for an advice column.
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Besides ‘Tiny Beautiful Things’, Disney+ also has an additional number of books that will be adapted into exciting live action movies to look forward to, and each one will be spoken about briefly in the list.
Tiny Beautiful Things
From Cheryl Strayed’s best selling collection, ‘Tiny Beautiful Things’ talks about a character named Clare who has a lot going on her plate. With her marriage life on its last sliver of hope, her daughter barely talking to her and her writing career hitting rock bottom, Clare takes advice from her friend to take over an advice column and tries to figure out whether it was a good or bad decision to make.
The Will Trent series, a New York Times Best-Seller, written by Karin Slaughter depicts the interesting life of a Special Agent, Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI). Being abandoned at birth and having gone through a difficult upbringing in one of Atlanta’s overwhelming Foster care systems, the agent has taken it upon himself to make sure that no one is abandoned as he was, having the highest clearance rate in the GBI.
Under The Banner of Heaven
Inspired by Jon Krakauer’s true crime best seller, Under The Banner of Heaven takes a look into the events that led to the murder of Brenda Wright Lafferty and her baby in the outskirts of the Salt Lake Valley, Utah, in the year 1984. Detective Jeb Pyre takes it upon himself to investigate the events leading to the case of the Lafferty family, and finds himself uncovering buried truths about the origins and bewildering consequences of their firm faith.
Tell Me Lies
Tell Me Lies showcases and observes an inebriating relationship between two people, through the course of eight years. Both Lucy Albright (Grace Van Patten) and Stephen DeMarco (Jackson White) meet at college, and get into a relationship thats starts off as any normal romance story, but they are quick to get into a difficult, addictive position that will have a huge impact not only in their own lives, but those around them as well.
Triggering what has to be the worst drug epidemic in American history, Dopesick is a series that observes how America and almost every corner of it, struggle with the effects of opioid addiction caused by a company. It has hit every spot, from the dim meeting rooms of Big Pharma, to a mining community in Virginia and the rooms of the Drug Enforcement Administration, it will be up to some hidden heroes to make their presence to go through an intense and exhilarating journey to take down the corrupted corporate forces who are behind this nationwide catastrophe.
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