HBO has picked up “Sharp Objects,” an adaptation of Gillian Flynn‘s novel, TheWrap has learned.
The first season will consist of eight episodes.
Adams will play Camille, a journalist who is tasked with covering the murders of two girls after returning to work from a stay in a mental institution.
Entertainment One is worldwide distributor.
Jason Blum, Charles Layton and Jessica Rhoades for Blumhouse Productions will all act as EPs, along with Vallee, Adams, Flynn and Noxon.
Blumhouse first optioned “Sharp Objects” in 2011.