“It’s not hard for me to hold a book near and dear to my heart, and White Teeth was one of those crazy, strange trips across generations and locations that wrapped me up in its warmth, humor and sense of generational/cultural tension. I was curious but cautious if this four episode mini-series could do any kind of justice to the book.
Luckily, White Teeth has survived the transition from page to (small) screen. A film of the novel would’ve required too much material being removed for the sake of fitting the sprawling tale into a two hour running time. This mini-series, while not perfect but my god is it fantastic, does justice to the novels epic look at two central families and changing times in which they interact.
Each of the four episodes, much like the book, focu” read more