The Lives of Tao follows Roen Tan, an out-of-shape, rudderless IT guy who, when inhabited by a centuries-old alien named Tao, becomes a secret agent in order to save humanity from warring alien factions.
Status: In Development
Runtime: 60 minutes
The Lives of Tao - Tao Lin - Netflix
Tao Lin (林韜; born July 2, 1983) is an American novelist, poet, essayist, short-story writer, and artist. He has published three novels, a novella, two books of poetry, a collection of short stories and a memoir as well as an extensive assortment of online content. His third novel, Taipei, was published by Vintage on June 4, 2013. In November 2008 Lin founded Muumuu House, an independent publishing house, and in 2010 he co-founded MDMAfilms, an independent film production company.
The Lives of Tao - cognitive-behavioral therapy (2008) - Netflix
In May 2008 Lin's second poetry collection, cognitive-behavioral therapy was published. The poem “room night” from this collection was anthologized in Wave Books' State of the Union. A French translation was published by Au Diable Vauvert in 2012.