he Darling Buds Of Might is making a TV comeback – this time as The Larkins.
HE Bates’ novel was final tailored 30 years in the past and have become successful of the identical identify, starring Catherine Zeta-Jones.
The ebook is being tailored once more by ITV, as The Larkins.
The six-part comedy drama collection will star Bradley Walsh and Joanna Scanlan as Pop and Ma Larkin.
ITV mentioned it hopes to captures “the heat, optimism and escapism of the Larkin household for a contemporary era”.
Nye mentioned: “The novels are brief, hilarious and magical.
“We will probably be increasing the Larkins’ world a little bit and may’t wait to immerse ourselves on this superb countryside idyll.”
Set within the late Nineteen Fifties, The Larkins is the story of a working-class household led by wheeler-dealer Pop Larkin and his spouse Ma, along with their six youngsters.
Walsh mentioned: “I’m thrilled to be requested to be a part of this a lot beloved and iconic collection of tales.
“The heat and affection that HE Bates has generated by means of his books is so uplifting and I can not wait to be a part of the Larkin household. It’ll be a hoot!”
Scanlan mentioned: “What higher consolation might there be from all we’ve got endured this 12 months than the rolling laughter and outsize hugs of Ma and Pop? It’s going to be an honour to assist deliver The Larkins to the nation’s units!”