James Fenimore Cooper hive, unite! The literary traditional Final of the Mohicans is being tailored into a brand new TV present for HBO Max, promising to introduce a brand new technology to Uncas, Cora, Hawkeye and all the remaining through the Seven Years’ Battle in pre-Revolution North America. (That’s, assuming they haven’t learn it in American Lit but).
Eyebrows had been raised on this one, because the adaptation might be produced and co-written by Cary Fukunaga, who directed the primary season of True Detective and is simply now wrapping work on No Time to Die, the newest within the James Bond franchise. Simply as intriguing, it’ll be directed by Nicole Kassell, who directed three episodes of HBO’s Watchmen together with “God Walks Into Abar”, one of many 12 months’s finest episodes of tv.
Within the unique novel, sisters Alice and Cora Munroe are guided by way of a treacherous American wilderness to security by frontiersman Natty Bumppo, soldier Main Duncan Heyward and the indigenous People Chingachgookand Uncas. The novel might be finest recognized at the moment for the 1992 movie adaptation starring Daniel Day-Lewis and Madeleine Stowe.
There’s no launch date but, however HBO is outwardly trying to debut the sequence on their upcoming streaming service HBO Max, so issues are most likely at the very least a 12 months off. It’ll discover you!