The New York Times' 'Modern Love' Column Is Getting Its Own Amazon Series

Amazon will be turning the New York Times’ second best column*, “Modern Love,” into an eight-episode comedic series. As Jennifer Salke, the head of Amazon Studios, told The Hollywood Reporter: “We’re looking for our next big show that women also can’t stop talking about.” Ah, women! Our tastes are so predictable!

Story of Author Who Wrote Husband a Dating Profile as She Was Dying Will Be Made Into a Movie

Author Amy Krouse Rosenthal died in March after writing a devastating “dating profile” for her husband, from the perspective of a woman with little time left. Rosenthal was fighting ovarian cancer as she composed the column, titled “You May Want to Marry My Husband,” for the New York Times Modern Love section.