Showtime'sdeveloping a drama series based on "The Angry Buddhist," an upcoming novel fromSeth Greenland, according to Deadline. Greenland, anovelist and screenwriter (responsible for the 1993 Ted Demme-directed "Yo! MTV Raps" VJ-starringcomedy "Who's the Man?")as well as a playwright, has also written for "Arli$$" and "Big Love," and will write the adaptation.
Here's thepublisher's description of the novel (which you'll note has a blurb from Larry David on the cover):