It’s hard to believe Hardcover’s been around for almost two years and we’ve never done a writing for television episode! We’re going to be talking about some of our favourite series from 2016 and look to what’s coming up in 2017!

 

Amazing how TV has developed in the past fifty years, from household sets with a few channels to online platforms like Netflix. What will TV be like for the next generation?

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Harmonica Segment: what series blew your mind in 2016? You can tweet us about it @hardcoverradio!

 

Thanks for listening! And happy 2017!

Today, we’re talking about the good, the bad, and the ugly of page to screen storytelling (and vice versa!)

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It’s hard to fit everything from the book into the film…

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…but I wish Tom Bombadil had gotten a cameo at least.

 

Check out John Green’s AMA on reddit, where he talks about everything from his new book to reddit gold.

 

Some adaptations deviate from the storyline completely, as the Game of Thrones series is doing (WARNING: Spoilers!)

 

Can you name all of these adaptations?

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Hedwig’s Theme from the Harry Potter films, written by John Williams!

 

Are you excited for the new Star Wars trailer?

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The original films inspired an entire subculture of Star Wars novels, graphic novels, and novelettes!

 

What do you think would be the worst book to film adaptation? You can tweet it to us @hardcoverradio!