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interview with the vampire
Less than two weeks after AMC Networks announced it had found its Lestat for its upcoming adaptation of Anne Rice's Interview with the Vampire in Australian actor Sam Reid (Lambs of God, The Hunting), they're also confirming that they've found their Louis in Jacob Anderson (Game of Thrones, Doctor Who). With showrunner Rolin Jones (Perry Mason, Weeds)[...]
mayfair witches
Less than a week after some major casting news for its upcoming series adaptation of Anne Rice's Interview With The Vampire, AMC has officially opened a writers' room for a series adaptation of Rice's "The Lives of the Mayfair Witches" book series If given permission to enter AMC Networks' home, the series would focus on an[...]
interview with a vampire
Nearly a month after learning that Emmy Award-winning director Alan Taylor (Mad Men, Game of Thrones) would direct the first two episodes of the series and serve as executive producer, AMC and AMC+ have found their Lestat for their upcoming adaptation of Anne Rice's Interview With the Vampire With showrunner Rolin Jones (Perry Mason, Weeds)[...]
interview with a vampire
Nearly a month ago, news broke that AMC Networks was officially getting into the Anne Rice business, announcing an eight-episode order for a series adaptation of Interview with a Vampire for 2022 on AMC and AMC Plus Rolin Jones (Perry Mason, Weeds) is set to write, executive produce, and serve as showrunner Mark Johnson (Breaking[...]
interview with a vampire
AMC Networks is officially getting into the Anne Rice business, announcing an eight-episode order for a series adaptation of Interview with a Vampire for 2022 on AMC and AMC Plus Rolin Jones (Perry Mason, Weeds) is set to write, executive produce, and serve as showrunner Mark Johnson (Breaking Bad, Better Call Saul) will also executive[...]
Anne Rice talks on Facebook with Vampire Chronicles fans
On Wednesday, it was AMC Studios' turn to celebrate, with the news that the company had secured the rights to author Anne Rice's "The Vampire Chronicles" and "The Lives of the Mayfair Witches" Variety reported first and exclusively the deal will include film and television projects for the networks and streaming services under the corporate[...]
Another Vampire Lestat Book Coming from Anne Rice this October
What would the month of October be without Vampires and creatures of the night? One author synonymous with the word, the grande dame of the dark Anne Rice, is bringing one of her most well-known vampire characters back in pages this Halloween season. Author Anne Rice signs copies of "Prince Lestat" at Opera Plaza Books[...]
Hulu Sinks Fangs into Anne Rice's 'Vampire Chronicles' TV Series
Hulu announced today that they will be sinking their fangs into the television series based on the works by Anne Rice.  Also, the confirmation that the series will be about the chronicles, and not just the Brat Prince Lestat. Long rumored to be in development as a relaunch of the film Interview with the Vampire, the series was[...]
Anne Rice's Thoughts About That Mysterious Egyptian Sarcophagus
Because sometimes truth is stranger than fiction- a mysterious black sarcophagus has been unearthed in Egypt, and no one knows who's it is.  Okay, well, maybe Anne Rice does. Author Anne Rice at a book signing in San Francisco, photo by Mary Anne Butler Back on July 1st, the General Secretary of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Dr[...]
Christopher Rice Posts Update On That Vampire Lestat TV Series


Christopher Rice is working with his mom on the long-rumored and long in development tv series about the brat Prince of Vampires, Lestat deLioncourt.

 Anne Rice, author and creator of the Vampire Chronicles, has long lamented the lack of additional film/tv about her main fanged character Lestat, and has revisited her creations in written form[...]
Margaret Atwood's 'MaddAddam' Trilogy Being Adapted to Series
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) debuted a miniseries version of Atwood's Alias Grace in September, with the show premiering on Netflix in November. Anonymous and Paramount has been running the table recently when it comes to book adaptations, including: Catch-22 with George Clooney on Hulu; 13 Reasons Why at Netflix; TNT's The Alienist; and Anne Rice's[...]
weekly
The Weekly Static is our righteously desperate-yet-endearing look at the past week in the land of the networks, cable, streaming, smoke signals, cloud formations, and shadow puppets from what an interesting, unique and entertaining perspective. At least that's how it reads on paper - let's see how it goes...
Bryan Fuller Officially Joins 'The Vampire Chronicles' Creative Team
Credit: The Vampire Chronicles (Facebook) Following up on Bleeding Cool's earlier reporting, author Anne Rice's son, novelist/columnist Christopher Rice, has confirmed that American Gods writer/producer Bryan Fuller is officially part of the creative team behind the series adaptation of The Vampire Chronicles. The author originally announced in 2016 that she had reclaimed the rights to her novels,[...]