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Tom Stoppard on Turning Stream-of-Consciousness Novels into the HBO Miniseries 'Parade's End'

2/28/2013 8:22 AM Eastern

The L.A. Times talks to screenwriter and playwright Tom Stoppard about adapting a series of rather obscure books from the 1920s into the HBO miniseries, Parade's End, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch.

Says Stoppard, "The problem was that I had to invent a lot...The novel is full of a lot of great things, but very often it consists of a character's thoughts."

Read the full piece here.