Listen closely: why Hollywood has become obsessed with podcasts

Dozens of podcasts are being adapted into TV shows and movies, from true-crime to conversation-style, but will they lose some of their appeal in the process?

Wed 14 Feb 2018

Last modified on Wed 14 Feb 2018







Zach Braff in Alex Inc, Jessica Williams and Phoebe Robinson aka 2 Dope Queens and Julia Roberts, set to star in Homecoming.
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The podcast and prestige TV booms have charted similarly ascendant paths in the last several years, so it makes sense that, with both bubbles almost at capacity, the

Read more at: https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radio/2018/feb/14/podcasts-adapted-film-tv-2-dope-queens-pod-save-america

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