Jessica Biel To Star In Live-Action Limetown Adaptation For Facebook Watch

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Limetown is finally heading to live-action!

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the popular podcast will hit Facebook Watch as a live-action show. Jessica Biel, fresh off her Emmy nomination for The Sinner, is set to head the series as Lia Haddock. In the podcast, Haddock is a journalist for America Public Radio. She seeks to discover the mystery behind Limetown, a self-sufficient town populated by more than 300 people who mysteriously vanished.

It’s a modern day Roanoke mystery. If you want to hear more about, then definitely listen to the podcast, which is available on iTunes.

The series will be written by creators Zack Akers and Skip Bronkie, who will also executive produce. Biel will also produce the series. Midnight Radio’s Josh Appelbaum, André Nemec, Jeff Pinkner and Scott Rosenberg will executive produce and showrun the series.

Currently there is only one season of the podcast, which ends on a major cliffhanger. Though the second season will reportedly be released on October 31st.

There’s no release date for Limetown. 

Bec Heim

Senior Editor at 4YE
Rebecca "Bec" Heim is the Senior Editor for 4YE. She has a BA in English Literature from the University of Scranton. She also has an MA in Film-Radio-Television from Syracuse University and an MFA in Screenwriting from Boston University. She enjoys reading through her ever growing mountain of books, talking way too much about superheroes, and trying to reach transcendental state.
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