Mervyn Peake



Akiva Goldsman Toby Whithouse Neil Gaiman talk Gormenghast Adaptation

Akiva Goldsman, Toby Whithouse, Neil Gaiman talk 'Gormenghast' Adaptation

A television adaptation of Mervyn Peake's "Gormenghast" is coming, with some pretty impressive names attached Writer/producer/director Akiva Goldsman, writer/producer Toby Whithouse, and Neil Gaiman are all on board to bring the fantasy epic to Fremantle.The trio sat down with Deadline to chat about their first memories of reading "Gormenghast", adapting it for tv rather than film, and how the[...]

Neil Gaiman FremantleMedia Adapting Mervyn Peakes Fantasy Novel Series Gormenghast for TV

Neil Gaiman, FremantleMedia Adapting Mervyn Peake's Fantasy Novel Series 'Gormenghast' for TV

[caption id="attachment_822774" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: (left): Kendall Whitehouse[/caption]FremantleMedia North America is wasting no time taking advantage of their multi-year production deal with author Neil Gaiman (The Sandman), winning the television series rights to British author Mervyn Peake's sprawling fantasy novel series Gormenghast with Gaiman and Academy Award-winning writer Akiva Goldsman (Star Trek: Discovery) attached[...]