James Franco is going to star in the Hulu Original Series, 11/22/63. This series is from J.J. Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions and is based on Stephen King’s best-selling 2011 novel
According to Hulu, Franco will play Jake Epping, a high school English teacher who travels back in time to prevent the assassination of President John F. Kennedy…But of course, not everything goes as planned for Jake as he must “contend with Lee Harvey Oswald, falling in love and the past itself “which doesn’t want to be changed.”
The show is described a “nine-hour event series.”
11/22/63 is just one of a few high-profile shows in development at Hulu that will join Hulu’s current original program lineup
No premiere date for 11/22/63 has been announced yet.