Julia Roberts News: Fans of Julia Roberts would be excited to learn about her upcoming plans. Reportedly the actress has signed her first TV show. Roberts joined the flood of Hollywood actors who have moved on to the small screen. The actress is all set to mark her TV debut in a show based on Maria Semple’s latest novel, Today Will Be Different. Read on to know further about Julia Roberts and her TV debut:
Julia Robert’s Debut TV Show
According to latest reports, Roberts is all set to mark her first starring role on the small screen. The limited series will feature the Notting Hill star portraying Eleanor Flood. She will be playing the role of a woman who has high hopes of having the best day ever until all her plans are destroyed by something unexpected in the future.
The producer of the series would be Megan Ellison’s Annapurna Pictures. It also produced Spike Jonze’s Her and the animated Sausage Party, which became a huge success. However, the show is yet to be attached to any network. It is in the planning process so far.
Julia Roberts Excited About Her Show
Roberts is also reported to be producing the show through her Red Own Films company. Former HBO executive, Sue Naegle is also expected to help with the development of the show. Novelist Semple expressed her ecstasy saying that she is overwhelmed to know that Eleanor Flood will be portrayed by Roberts. She was elated to collaborate with such big names like Megan Ellison, Sue Nagele and the team of Annapurna Pictures.
Roberts has made television appearances earlier co-starring in the 2014 HBO movie, The Normal Heart. She has also made cameos in Friends and Law and Order. However, this show is going to mark Roberts TV debut as a lead actress.
Television has been a hot-spot for the big film stars like Halley Berry, Swayne Johnson, and Matthew McConaughey. Now, it’s Roberts’ turn to make it big on the small screen. Stay tuned for more Julia Roberts News.
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