By Wendy Mitchell
Updated October 30, 2009 at 08:00 AM EDT

Bret Easton Ellis will write a series adaptation of Jason Starr’s stalker novel The Follower, Variety reports. The drama, about twentysomething New Yorkers seen through the eyes of a stalker, is set up at HBO and Lionsgate TV. Paranormal Activity‘s producer Jason Blum is one of the executive producers.