Damon Lindelof Dishes Up The Leftovers For TV

Lindelof is co-writing the pilot with Perotta, and both will executive produce. If the pilot goes to a series, Lindelof will be showrunner.

For the non-theologically-minded of you, the Rapture is roughly equivalent to judgment day, when Jesus returns to remove all Christians from the Earth, to protect them, and the rest of us are left behind to face God’s judgement, during a period called the Tribulation. It probably involves The Jeremy Kyle Show .