Julia Child Drama Series Ordered for HBO Max

Sarah Lancashire and David Hyde Pierce star in the drama from showrunner Chris Keyser.

HBO Max is moving forward with a drama focused on the life of famed chef Julia Child.

The streamer on Thursday announced an eight-episode series order for Julia, starring Sarah Lancashire (Happy Valley) as the chef. Chris Keyser (Party of Five) serves as showrunner on the drama from Lionsgate Television and 3 Arts.

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