Silvia Moreno-Garcia’s MEXICAN GOTHIC to be Adapted into Limited Series on Hulu
Silvia Moreno-Garcia’s New York Times bestselling novel, MEXICAN GOTHIC (Del Rey), is being adapted into a limited series by Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos’ Milojo Productions, in partnership with Hulu, it was announced by Deadline. Milojo acquired the rights to develop the book for television.
Moreno-Garcia will executive produce with Milojo’s Ripa, Consuelos, and Albert Bianchini. Michael Halpern is Director of Development for Milojo.
“We feel like we hit the literary jackpot, and cannot wait to bring Silvia’s gorgeous writing to life, together with Hulu,” Ripa said.
MEXICAN GOTHIC, described as “a terrifying twist on classic gothic horror,” features Noemí Taboada, a young socialite who travels to the Mexican countryside and the mountains of Hidalgo in hopes of rescuing her cousin, who has recently married into a reclusive mining family. After receiving a frantic letter in the mail, Noemí seeks to unveil the family’s violent and menacing secrets, but her confidence is quickly threatened and there may be no escaping the walls of her strange, new home.
Moreno-Garcia said, “I am excited to see the novel come to life and to meet the talented, diverse crew and cast members that will take us on this journey.”
Moreno-Garcia is also the New York Times bestselling author of the critically acclaimed speculative novels Gods of Jade and Shadow, Signal to Noise, Certain Dark Things, and The Beautiful Ones; and the crime novel Untamed Shore. She has edited several anthologies, including the World Fantasy Award–winning She Walks in Shadows (aka Cthulhu’s Daughters).