Starz Order a Drama Series for ‘Sweetbitter’ by Stephanie Danler


Deadline reported, Starz has given a greenlit series order to novel Sweetbitter by Stephanie Danler. There will be six episodes.

Danler wrote the pilot script while Stu Zicherman stands as an executive producer with Richard Shepard directing it.

The story follows twenty-two-year-old Tess, who landed the most sought job in New York. After she started working in Union Square restaurant, she met two enigmatic people. There’s the handsome bartender, and an older woman she latches herself into.

Sweetbitter was published in 2016 by Knopf.