Ian McEwan’s 1987 award-winning novel, The Child in Time, is being adapted by the BBC and will air on PBS’ Masterpiece.
Benedict Cumberbatch is a children’s book writer who grieves the kidnapping of his only child. His wife, played by Kelly MacDonald, mirrors the melancholy from Cumberbatch.
The 90-minute drama will air in 2018.
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