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Astro City: FremantleMedia Secures TV Series Rights Co-Creator Kurt Busiek to Pen Pilot

Astro City: FremantleMedia Secures TV Series Rights, Co-Creator Kurt Busiek to Pen Pilot

FremantleMedia North America is going from flawed gods to all-too-human heroes, with the American Gods producer having acquired the rights to develop writer Kurt Busiek and artists Brent Anderson and Alex Ross's superhero comic book series Astro City as a live-action television series. Busiek and Rick Alexander will pen the pilot; and executive produce alongside […]

Picnic at Hanging Rock: BBC Nabs U.K. Rights to Natalie Dormer Series

Picnic at Hanging Rock: BBC Nabs U.K. Rights to Natalie Dormer Series

[caption id="attachment_757037" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: FreemantleMedia[/caption]Following up on news that Amazon has acquired the U.S streaming rights to the crime thriller, the BBC has acquired Natalie Dormer-led Picnic at Hanging Rock from FremantleMedia A re-imagining of Joan Lindsay’s classic 1967 Australian novel, the series is directed by Larysa Kondracki (The Whistleblower), Michael Rymer and Amanda Brotchie; from a[...]