Brown will also executive produce the adaptation of Esi Edugyan’s book.
Hulu has announced that it has ordered a limited series that will be adapting the bestselling novel by Esi Edugyan, Washington Black, which will star three-time Emmy Award winner and This is Us star, Sterling K. Brown, who will also executive produce.
Washington Black will be made into a nine-episode limited series produced by 20th Television. The series will be written by Selwyn Seyfu Hinds (Twilight Zone, Strange Adventures), who will also act as an executive producer alongside Brown under the Meadows Productions banner. Washington Black is also executive produced by The Gotham Group’s Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, Jeremy Bell, Lindsay Williams, and DJ Goldberg, Anthony Hemmingway, and Jennifer Johnson. Edugyan serves as co-producer.