“I Know This Much Is True” is a new series coming up on HBO this April 2020. It was previously supposed to be released in October 2018, but for some unknown reason, it couldn’t, and the show was canceled. But the good news is that is it going to back super soon and the wait is finally over. The show is the visual adaptation of a novel with the same title as the show, written by Wally Lamb. The novel came out in the year 1988. HarperCollins published this novel back then.
Plot For The Upcoming Series ” I Know This Much Is True”
As mentioned earlier, the series is an adaptation of the novel named I Know This Much Is True by Wally Lamb in the year 1988. The novel takes the audience back to the 20th century. The two main characters of the series are Dominick and Thomas Birdsey.
As per the novel, Dominick and Thomas are twin brothers. But Dominick is fine but Thomas suffers from a mental illness. At one point, Thomas tried to cut off his hand and Dominick tries to get him released from the mental hospital he was admitted in. He soon realized that he has a lot of stress and can be like his brother himself. Soon he tried to cope with his stress from all the directions i.e, his brother, his ex-wife, and his girlfriend.
The story revolves around how Dominick deads with all the stress that he had been put into from his family, his lover, ex-wife, and life in general. This drama series is expected to follow the same storyline throughout its episodes and seasons (if any).
Cast For “I Know This Much Is True Season 1”
As per the sources, the lead role of the twin brother will be played by the actor Mark Ruffalo. Other cast includes Melissa Leo as Ma, Rosie O’Donnell as Lisa Sheffer, Archie Panjabi as Dr. Patel, Imogen Poots as Joy Hanks, Kathryn Hahn as Dessa Constantine, Juliette Lewis as Nedra Frank, Aisling Franciosi as young Dessa Constantine, Simone Coppo as Vincenzo Tempesta, Bethany Kay as Miss Haas and finally Marcello Fonte as Domenico Tempesta.
Release Date For The HBO Series ” I Know This Much Is True”
As per the sources, the series is expected to be released by April 2020. The exact date for the release has not been announced yet, but since the production shut down once, at least the release month has been announced.