Ewan McGregor, Dianne Wiest, et al. Set for HBO's The Corrections Pilot
The show will be an adaptation of Jonathan Franzen's best-selling book and will feature a script by Noah Baumbach and Franzen. Baumbach will direct the drama.
The pilot will center on an elderly Midwestern couple (to be played by Wiest and Chris Cooper), who reunite their family for one last Christmas. McGregor will play the couple's middle son.