01 April 2013

Mere months after announcing to the world that he was going to retire from writing, no, but for real this time, Philip Roth has signed a three-year first-look deal with HBO. The network announced that it is moving forward with a pilot based on his award-winning novel AMERICAN PASTORAL as the first in what will hopefully be several collaborations with the bard of Newark. Somewhere, Jonathan Franzen looked away jealously.

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