The Seven Husbands of the Evelyn Hugo is one of the most famous novels in history, which explains why it received an adaptation on Netflix. The book receiving adaptation is news to be excited about, but the book novel fanatics are scared that the adaptation will never match the novel. It may be accurate, but Netflix has successfully adapted series like The Queens Gambit, Bridgerton, and The Crown, and high chance they will do the upcoming novel justice. Here is everything we know about the upcoming Taylor Jenkins adaptation.
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Season 1 Release Date: When will it air?
Unfortunately, the Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo has yet to get a specific date, but from the progress updates, the series won’t be available anytime soon. The creators are still writing the series plots, so it will be quite some time before we see the episodes. A perfect release date for the period drama is either later this year or 2024
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Season 1Plot: What will Happen?
The series plot is based on Taylor Jenkins Reid’s novel of the same name. The series follows Evelyn Hugo, the Hollywood star who hops on an interview with Monique Grant, a struggling reporter, to write her life story. The actress then recounts and relives her seven marriages as she tells the good and the ugly in Hollywood. The betrayal, the scandals, the woes, and what it feels like to be a Hollywood star. Rounding up the interview, she talks about the lies and secrets of everyone around her, including herself and the interviewer.
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Season 1 Cast: Who will be in?
Casting updates have yet to be determined, and the series creators have yet to update on the talents attached to the upcoming series. The author, Taylor Jenkins, said in March that they are yet to have the specific casting for the series, but he has always had an idea of perfect people to play Evelyn Huge and Celia St James at the back of his mind. He also added that he still does not have a definitive answer to the series casting, but he has a short list of women he wants to work with, hoping to make the right decision soon. As we wait for the creators to make the official list, fans have already suggested the actors they would love to feature in the show. Some include; Rita Moreno as the old Evelyn Hugo, Ana de Armas as Young Evelyn Hugo, Saoirse Ronan as Celia St. James, Raven Goodwin as Nathaniel Emmanuel, Harry Styles as Mick Riva, and many more.
‘The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo’ author Taylor Jenkins Reid confirms that the adaptation is no longer happening at Freeform but on another platform: “I feel really good with the direction that it’s going in.” pic.twitter.com/9H6Btuhkv9— Film Updates (@FilmUpdates) June 2, 2021
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo Season 1 Trailer: When can we watch it?
Unfortunately, a trailer for the Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo is yet to be released, and from the production, updates will not be coming out anytime soon. As of March 2023, the series is still in its preproduction stage, and scripts are being written and casting updates sought. If the series production starts before mid-year, the series may get released this year. If filming starts late, then the earliest you should expect to binge on a trailer is by 2024. In the meantime, there are several shows that you can binge on before the series trailer is released. They include Sex/Life, Dark Desire, Ozark, Behind Her eyes, and House of Flowers, and the shows are all available on Netflix.