High Fidelity: Nick Hornby’s, High Fidelity gets a whole series made on it. The novel will be given a realistic touch in the upcoming web series from Hulu, also having the same name. Zoë Kravitz will be playing the lead in the web series. There’s one big flip in the adaptation from the original book, the lead character is taken as a woman while the protagonist in the book was a man.
The makers also released a teaser for the show which opens with Rob who is the lead cast goes to one of her exes.
High Fidelity Plot
While the book version finds its setting in London, the 2020 Hulu version is based in Brooklyn. The protagonist is also given a gender flip in the web series, we have a female lead in the series. The genre of the show can be taken as a romantic comedy-drama. The most part is covered in romance and drama with occasional comic appearances.
Rob who has a track record of being into several relationships some success and some unsuccessful. She tries to make a list of the top 5 of her biggest heartbreaks. In the quest, she revisits some of her close relationships in her memories. In her adventurous motive, her friends Cherise and Simon keep her back all the time whenever she feels low.
As we know she has a music record store of her own, she is in the company of music and particularly pop music during her entire journey.
High Fidelity Cast & Crew
The series stars Zoë Kravitz in the role of Rob, who is a big music geek. She also has a record store of her own. Up next we have Jake Lacy making his presence felt as Clyde. Clyde can be seen as one of the love interests of Rob. David H. Holmes stars as Simon and Da’Vine Joy Randolph as Cherise.
High Fidelity is directed by Jeffrey Reiner, Natasha Lyonne, and Jesse Peretz. While the onus to write the script is taken by Sarah Kucserka and Veronica West. Its production is done under the ABC Signature Studios production banner.
High Fidelity Release Date
The makers have decided to roll out the show on the occasion of Valentine’s day 2020. 14 Feb 2020 is the official release date for the show. It is already confirmed that all the 10 episodes will be released at once. The show will be streamed on Hulu.