Jonathan Demme to adapt Stephen King's upcoming novel 11/22/63 Director Jonathan Demme has picked up feature rights for Stephen King's upcoming novel 11/22/63, and is planning to write and direct the adaptation.

The book centers on Jake Epping, a 35-year-old high school English teacher from Maine who travels back in time to try to prevent President John F. Kennedy's assassination.

Jonathan Demme is planning to begin production in fall 2012.