Paramount Options Rights For Battlefield TV Series

battlefield_3_1-600x326Paramount TV and Anonymous Content have joined together to get the rights to Electronic Arts' video game property Battlefield. Since it's debut in 2002, there have been over 60 million players in the expansive land, sea and air war game.

This is the first video game franchise for the producing collaboration.

Amy Powell, President, Paramount TV said, "EA's Battlefield has an incredibly dynamic narrative, coupled with a loyal fan base, which will allow us to bring this exciting and unique property to the small screen."

Michael Sugar, partner, Anonymous Content added, "We'll develop the Battlefield TV series with the same commitment to robust storytelling that has made the game such a runaway success for nearly fifteen years."

[Source: Deadline]

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