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First Season of SHOWTIME's "Kingkiller Chronicle" Script is Complete, Says Showrunner

First Season of SHOWTIME's "Kingkiller Chronicle" Script is Complete, Says Showrunner

Goodness, that didn't take the writer's room long to complete the first season of SHOWTIME's upcoming television adaptation of Patrick Rothfuss's "The Kingkiller Chronicle".According to showrunner (and pilot writer) John Rogers, the season finale script of the series was completed last month (Shout out to Winter Is Coming for alerting us!) most interesting thing gleaned from Roger's[...]

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How Bout a 'The Kingkiller Chronicle' SHOWTIME Series Update?

It's been a bit since we've heard anything factual about SHOWTIME's upcoming television series adaptation set in the world of Patrick Rothfuss' fantasy series The Kingkiller Chronicle, so this news is pretty welcome.According to TVGuide, pre-production has started on the series, aka writers workin' away.During SHOWTIME's presentation at the TCA winter press tour, President Gary Levine offered[...]

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[Rumor] Sam Raimi Not Directing Lionsgate's 'Kingkiller Chronicle' Film

A report from an outlet claims that director Sam Raimi is no longer attached to direct Lionsgate's live-action adaptation of Patrick Rothfuss's "Kingkiller Chronicle".[caption id="attachment_929764" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Director Sam RaimiPhoto by Jaguar PS /[/caption]According to, a source informed the outlet that Raimi is no longer set to helm the first film in a planned series[...]

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The Kingkiller Chronicle Finds A Home At Showtime

It was earlier this year when we'd reported on Lionsgate's having secured the film, television, stage, and video game rights to the award-winning fantasy series, The Kingkiller Chronicle, by Patrick Rothfuss Added to that the excitement that the executive producer will be none other than Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, we've been anxiously awaiting any new[...]

The Name Of The Wind – Epic Fantasy Or Fictional Biography?

Only half of the group had heard of him, but I was intrigued.Two days later, I'm working on articles and come across the announcement that Lin-Manuel Miranda was going to be working with Rothfuss to adapt his Kingkiller Chronicles I like Miranda, and like many people, I'm a fan of Hamilton Then a couple weeks[...]

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Patrick Rothfuss' Kingkiller Chronicle TV Series Finally Gets Its Showrunner

Lionsgate has tapped Leverage and The Librarians' creator John Rogers as showrunner and writer for their upcoming television arm of the high fantasy series The Kingkiller Chronicle We had previously reported that Hamilton's Lin-Manuel Miranda as the franchise's creative producer and music developer.The series is going in a unique direction with Lionsgate simultaneously working on[...]