Their earlier collaboration, the espionage thriller Alias, resulted in 2006 after 5 seasons, however their new challenge seems like a unique kettle of fish.
My Glory Was I Had Such Buddies will probably be based mostly on Amy Silverstein’s memoir about her buddies’ assist as she awaited a second life-saving coronary heart transplant, with Garner within the lead function.
It will be produced by Abrams’ Dangerous Robotic Productions in affiliation with Warner Bros. Tv, with Silverstein, Abrams and Ben Stephenson as govt producers, according to Entertainment Weekly.
Karen Croner will probably be author and govt producer, having written The Tribes of Palos Verdes (wherein Garner starred) final yr.
Alias, which began in 2001, made Garner a star and led on to Abrams directing Mission Impossible III (his function directorial debut) after franchise star Tom Cruise binge-watched the primary two seasons.
Neither Apple, Abrams nor Garner instantly responded to requests for remark.