Smith's Mainlander optioned for TV

Smith's Mainlander optioned for TV

Mainlander by Will Smith has been optioned for television by See-Saw Films.

The book, published by Fourth Estate in February, follows a British man who moves to Jersey, where he becomes involved in the case of a missing child. Smith is a writer, actor and comedian who has appeared in TV programmes such as "The Thick of It".

See-Saw Films has previously produced "The King's Speech" and "Top of the Lake".