|Fans shouldn't hold their breath for a small screen adaptation.|
"They didn't shoot the pilot," Harris told me by phone recently from her home in Magnolia, Ark. "I felt sorry for the writer, Kim Miller. She worked on it so hard, but it's one of those things that just didn't happen."
CBS still retains the option to produce a series and could still farm it out to another network, but there are no plans for it on CBS' fall schedule.
"True Blood," meanwhile, returns to HBO in June.
My interview with Harris should run Sunday in the Chicago Sun-Times.