The story of 9/11 is coming to Hulu. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the streaming platform is very close to ordering a series adaptation of The Looming Tower.
Written by Lawrence Wright, the nonfiction book delves into the events leading up to the terrorist attacks in 2001. The Looming Tower won the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for General Non-Fiction in addition many other awards.
Dan Futterman, Alex Gibney, and Wright are developing the project alongside Legendary Television. The Looming Tower is expected to be picked up for 10 episodes that are slated to premiere in 2017.
What do you think? Have you read The Looming Tower? Would you watch the Hulu TV series?