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Simon Ashdown to adapt Louise Candlish novel from ‘Our House’ Producer Red Planet Pictures


All at The Agency are hugely excited to see the announcement in Deadline and other associated trade press that our brilliant client Simon Ashdown will be adapting another novel by best-selling novelist Louise Candlish.


Red Planet Pictures, which has made such shows as<犀利士 em> SANDITON and DEATH IN PARADISE, has struck a multi-book deal with Candlish, in which it was announced that her upcoming thriller THE ONLY SUSPECT will be adapted by Simon Ashdown.

Simon, Louise and Red Planet previously teamed up on ITV’s gripping, four-part drama OUR HOUSE was one of ITV’s largest drama launches, with over 5M viewers per episode.

OUR HOUSE is available to watch in full now on ITVX.

THE ONLY SUSPECT (Simon & Schuster) is available to pre-order now online and in all good bookstores.

Simon Ashdown is represented by Bethan Evans at The Agency (London) Ltd.

Published: 23rd November 2022