Houston Matters

HBO Max series Love & Death is just one of many Texas productions that could be headed your way

The series is based on a Texas Monthly article and the publication has some fifty other film and TV projects in development based on archived stories.


Still of characters from Love & Death sitting at a table
Still from Love & Death, now on HBO Max


To embed this piece of audio in your site, please use this code:

<iframe src="https://embed.hpm.io/451384/451378" style="height: 115px; width: 100%;"></iframe>

Last month, the series Love & Death, which is set in suburban Dallas, premiered on HBO Max. It's based on a Texas Monthly article and book by Jim Atkinson and John Bloom.

If you like Texas-based stories, and Texas Monthly-penned stories specifically–that series is just the tip of the iceberg. The publication has some 50 film and TV projects in development, adapted from its archive of articles, including some set in and around the Houston area.

In the audio above, we learn more from Scott Brown, the President of Texas Monthly.

Joshua Zinn

Joshua Zinn

Producer, Houston Matters

Joshua is a producer for Houston Matters on News 88.7 as well as the host of Encore Houston on Houston Public Media Classical. He joined Houston Public Media as a radio intern in 2014 and became a full-time announcer the following year. Now he prepares segments and occasionally records interviews...

More Information