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"Serial" podcast coming to TV

Your favorite podcast is coming to television! Fox 21 Television Studios, a Fox-owned production company, has optioned "Serial" for a possible tv series following the making of a podcast about a case, according to Deadline. The podcast became an overnight pop culture sensation, topping the iTunes charts and winning a Peabody Award after it's debut in 2014. It’s first season investigated the 1999 murder of Hae Min Lee by her boyfriend Adnan Syed who was sentenced to life in prison after he was convicted in 2000. The TV series will not deal with that Baltimore case, according to Deadline. The podcast was hosted by Sarah Koenig.

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