The 8 Biggest Book-to-Screen Changes From 'The Passage'

Emily Hannemann

[Warning: Contains potential spoilers for The Passage, in both its novel and TV show forms.]

As with any book-to-TV adaptation, some things have been changed from Justin Cronin's novel to Fox's hour-long weekly installments of The Passage.

Characters have been resurrected, given larger roles and gender-swapped. Some backstories have been changed or modified. And — perhaps most importantly to book fans — a pretty big twist is coming that the show will either need to ignore or find a way to translate to screen.

Click through the gallery above to read about some of The Passage's most notable changes from the source material.

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