Amy Adams on Gillian Flynn’s ‘Sharp Objects’

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Five-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams may be heading to the small screen. The “Big Eyes” star has signed on to play the lead role in a TV adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s 2006 novel “Sharp Objects.” Flynn is the author and screenwriter behind “Gone Girl.”

“Sharp Objects” centers on Camille Preaker, a young reporter living in Chicago who was recently treated at a psych hospital for self-harm. She reluctantly returns to her tiny hometown, Wind Gap, Missouri, to cover the murder of two pre-teen girls.

Adams would exec produce the potential series, as would Flynn. The latter is also inked in as a writer.