Current Television Adaptations

*In Alphabetical Order

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

12 Monkeys

SyFy

3

1995 film

A Series of Unfortunate Events

Netflix

1

Book series by Lemony Snicket

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

ABC

4

Marvel comics

American Gods

Starz

1

Novel by Neil Gaiman

Arrow

The CW

5

DC Comics

Ash vs. Evil Dead

Starz

2

Evil Dead franchise

Big Little Lies

HBO

1

Novel by Liane Moriarty.

Bones

FOX

12

Book series by Kathy Reichs

Chance

Hulu

1

Book by Kem Nunn

Chesapeake Shores

Hallmark

1

Book series by Sherryl Woods

Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

Cartoon Network

1

The children’s book and the film series

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

Elementary

CBS

5

Book series by Arthur Conan Doyle

Emerald City

NBC

1

the Oz book series by L. Frank Baum

Eyewitness

USA

1

The Norwegian series Øyevitne

Famous in Love

Freeform

1

Book by Rebecca Serle

Fresh Off the Boat

ABC

3

Fresh Off the Boat: A Memoir by Eddie Huang

Game of Thrones

HBO

7

Book series by George R.R. Martin

Good Behavior

TNT

1

Series by Blake Crouch

Good Girls Revolt

Amazon

1

The Good Girls Revolt by Lynn Povich

Gotham

FOX

3

DC Comics

Grimm

NBC

6

The Grimm Brothers fairytales

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

Hap and Leonard

SundanceTV

2

Hap and Leonard series by Joe R. Lansdale

House of Cards

Netflix

4

Novel by Michael Dobbs;BBC television series

Iron Fist

Netflix

1

Marvel Comics

iZombie

The CW

3

Comic series by Chris Roberson and Michael Allred

Jane the Virgin

The CW

3

Venezuelan telenovela Juana la Virgen

Jessica Jones

Netflix

1

Character by Marvel Comics

Legends of Tomorrow

CW

2

Characters from the DC Comics

Legion

FX

1

Marvel Comics

Lethal Weapon

FOX

1

Film series

Lucifer

FOX

2

Character from Neil Gaiman’s The Sandman and Mike Carey’ s Lucifer

Luke Cage

Netflix

1

Marvel comic character

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

MacGyver

CBS

1

The 1985–1992 TV series

Man Seeking Women

FXX

3

The Last Girlfriend on Earth by Simon Rich

Masters of Sex

Showtime

4

Thomas Maier’s biography on William Masters and Virginia Johnson

No Tomorrow

The CW

1

The Brazilian series Como Aproveitar o Fim do Mundo (How to Enjoy the End of the World)

Once Upon a Time

ABC

6

General fairytales, legends and stories

One Day at a Time

Netflix

1

1975–84 TV series

Orange is the New Black

Netflix

4

Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison by Piper Kerman

Outcast

Cinemax

2

Comics by Robert Kirkman and Paul Azaceta

Outlander

Starz

3

Book series by Diana Gabaldon

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

Powerless

NBC

1

DC Comics

Preacher

AMC

2

Comic book series created by Garth Ennis and Steve Dillon

Pretty Little Liars

Freeform

7.5

Series by Sara Shepard

Quarry

Cinemax

1

Novels by Max Allan Collins

Queen of the South

USA

2

The telenovela La Reina del Sur

Reign

The CW

4

The life of Mary, Queen of Scots

Riverdale

CW

1

Characters by Archie Comics

Scream

MTV

2

Film series

Secrets and Lies

ABC

2

Australian TV series

Shadowhunters

Freeform

2

The Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

Sherlock

BBC

4

Book series by Arthur Conan Doyle

Shooter

USA

Point of Impact by Stephen Hunter; 2007 film

Sleepy Hollow

FOX

4

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving

Supergirl

CBS

2

Character from the DC Comics

Taken

NBC

1

Taken film trilogy

The 100

The CW

4

Book by Kass Morgan

The Defenders

Netflix

Mini-series

Marvel Comics

The Expanse

SyFy

2

Series by James S. A. Corey

The Flash

The CW

3

DC Comics

The Girlfriend Experience

Starz

2

2009 film

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

The Handmaid’s Tale

Hulu

1

Book by Margaret Atwood

The Last Kingdom

BBCA

2

The Saxon Stories by Bernard Cornwell

The Magicians

SyFy

2

Novel by Lev Grossman

The Man in the High Castle

Amazon

2

Novel by Philip K Dick

The Mr. Peabody and Sherman Show

Netflix

3

Segments from The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show; 2014 film

The Odd Couple

CBS

3

Neil Simon’s 1965 play; 1968 film; 1970 TV series; 1982 TV series

The Originals

The CW

4

Spin off of The Vampire Diaries

The Shannara Chronicles

MTV

2

The Shannara series by Terry Brooks

Show

Network

Current Season

Based on

The Son

AMC

1

Book by Philipp Meyer

The Strain

FX

4

Trilogy by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan

The Walking Dead

AMC

7

Comics by Robert Kirkman and Tony Moore

Westworld

HBO

1

1973 film

Wynonna Earp

Syfy

2

Comic book series by Beau Smith

Younger

TV Land

3

Novel by Pamela Redmond Satran

Zoo

CBS

3

Novel by James Patterson and Michael Ledwidge

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