‘My Brilliant Friend:’ How the popular novel was adapted for TV

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The new HBO series “My Brilliant Friend” is an adaptation of Elena Ferrante's Italian novel that became a worldwide sensation. The series is set in Naples, and revolves around two young girls. How does the nove translate to television?

Credits

Guests:
Jennifer Schuur - Executive Producer, HBO’s “My Brilliant Friend”, Ann Goldstein - Neapolitan Quartet

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Sarah Sweeney, Michell Eloy, Amy Ta, Christian Bordal, Yael Even Or, Alexandra Sif Tryggvadottir, Adriana Cargill