HBO has greenlit Parade’s End, a five-part miniseries set during World War I. The series, based on four books by Ford Madox Ford, is written by Tom Stoppard and directed by Susanna White. Production begins in the fall [via Show Tracker | LA Times]:
The story follows a love triangle among a conservative English aristocrat (Cumberbatch), his wife (Hall), and a young suffragette.
Benedict Cumberbatch and Rebecca Hall star.