Exclusive: Billy Piper, star of the series e.g. Doctor K. And Penny is terribleHis next TV gig landed.
The actor has signed up a series adaptation star Coming back to undoMemoirs of Terry White, Former Empire Magazine Editor-in-Chief.
The project, which is currently being developed on Netflix, comes from Sony-backed Bad Wolf, the company behind it. His Dark Materials And A The discovery of the witch. White is adapting his book himself. Piper is also involved in drama production.
The book, published by Canongate in 2020, documents the conflict between his outward success and personal injury that led to a mental health crisis that forced White to spend time in a mental ward.
The memoir reveals that her childhood was marked by growing up in poverty as well as enduring sexual and physical abuse at the hands of her mother’s partners.
White was the editor-in-chief of British film magazine Empire from 2015 to 2021. He has previously worked for Time Out in New York and is a columnist for the Sunday Times.
The project reunites Piper and Bad Wolf. He co-produced and starred in the Sky Drama series I hate Suzy, Which was produced by the company and Sky Studios, managed by Jane Trenter and Julie Gardner. I Hate Suzy, which aired on HBO Max in the US, was renewed for a second season aired later this year.
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