HBO Readies 'John Adams'
Filming is set to begin in February on the seven-hour project, which stars
"'John Adams' chronicles the stirring life journey of one of the most important Americans ever to grace the pages of history," says
The miniseries will use
It's based on David McCullough's Pulitzer-winning biography, which focuses on Adams' role in the
Kirk Ellis ("Anne Frank: The Whole Story," "Into the West") is writing the script and will co-exec produce. Tom Hooper ("