Yet another Candace Bushnell book is going through the TV-adaptation process: Mark Gordon and Bushnell are producing an hour-long drama for ABC based on her 2008 novel One Fifth Avenue. The book focuses on the residents of a swanky building — a magazine editor, an aged gossip columnist, an art dealer, a tart — who all want to move into the penthouse, but the TV show, with a pilot written by Gossip Girl's Josh Safran, would put a slightly different spin on the "ache" all New Yorkers feel for prime real estate by adding a divorce subplot and a scandal investigation. "The project is being described as Sex and the City meets The Good Wife," says the Hollywood Reporter, because of course it is, and that sounds great actually. It's like Lipstick Jungle never happened! Ah, if only. [Live Feed/THR]
Most Viewed Stories
Why Leonardo DiCaprio’s Turn in The Revenant Will Be Hard to Beat at the Oscars
Who the Jessica Jones Characters Are in the Comics and How They Connect to the Marvel Universe
What Exactly Makes Adele’s Voice So ‘Once in a Generation’ Special?
In Praise of Adele, My Fat, Flawless Heroine
What’s Leaving Netflix in December: The Most Urgent Movies to Watch Over Thanksgiving Weekend
13 Movies to See (or Not) This Thanksgiving
Jennifer Lawrence Has Delightful Ways of Describing Chris Pratt
20 Marvel ‘Firsts’ in Jessica Jones
Eagles of Death Metal Give Heartbreaking First Interview After Paris Attacks
Ben Affleck Is Feeling Lots of Pressure for Batman v Superman to Be Good
Latest News from VultureCreed Director Ryan Coogler on Reshaping the Rocky Legacy
"Sly is game for anything. It just has to make sense to him."Jessica Jones Recap: Head Games
Everything's coming up Kilgrave!Now Adele Is Making Thanksgiving Football More Fun
The Panthers must have called a thousand times.Adele Impersonates Harry Potter. Also, She's Going On Tour for the First Time In Four Years.
She's been "bluffing" this whole time.Watch the Jar Jar Binks Episode of 'Will It Blend?'
Meesa dead.Empire Recap: Crackhouse Walking Tour
Cookie and Candace are all business in Philadelphia.Watch Uzo Aduba Explain What It's Like to Be Onstage at a T-Swift Concert
"You feel the radiating love from 13-year-olds coming."Paul Walker's Father Sues Porsche, Claims Wrongful Death and Negligence
Porsche has previous responded to his daughter's wrongful-death suit.Ben Affleck Is Feeling Lots of Pressure for Batman v Superman to Be Good
He's not bullshitting anybody.Mariah Carey Is Just as Oblivious to Age as She Is to Jennifer Lopez
Time? I don't know her.
Plus, breaking down the Indie Spirit award noms.Fantastic Four's Honest Trailer Will Remind You That Fantastic Four Was Already Ridiculous
RIP Kate Mara's reshoots wig.John Stamos Got Three Years Probation for His DUI Arrest
And an order to attend 52 AA meetings.Setsuko Hara, Japanese Screen Legend, Dies at 95
Hara was best known for her performance in Yasujiro Ozu's Tokyo Story.The Man in the High Castle Recap: Sayonara
John Smith is no mere two-dimensional villain. Will his loyalty falter?Victor Frankenstein Is Not Alive, Is Not Alive, Is Not Alive
Victor Frankenstein is a movie mostly about Frankenstein failing to create his monster.The Good Dinosaur Isn’t Pixar at Its Best, But the Film Still Awes and Entertains
The Good Dinosaur immerses us in a world in which a primordial vision of nature becomes tactile.Animal Collective Debuts New Album in BWI Airport; Your Great-Aunt Noreen Is Now Way Cooler Than You
The band's Floridada will go on sale for everyone else on November 30.13 Movies to See (or Not) This Thanksgiving
As recommended by Vulture's critics.Eagles of Death Metal Give Heartbreaking First Interview After Paris Attacks
It's not an easy watch.