'THE FAR PAVILIONS'
TO BECOME EXPENSIVE EXOTIC EXTRA EPIC TV SERIES
With the news that BBC will air their new period set series Miniaturist on the 26th and 27th of December and new Little Women on the 26th, 27th and
28th, and that they have also bought Natalie Dormer's costume drama Picnic At Hanging Rock for next year (it is from Australian Foxtel), comes also info on another new epic drama! THE FAR PAVILIONS, an epic novel by MM Kaye, will be adapted into expensive, sweeping, 30 episode epic series in an English Indian co production.
|They will use Indian actors and British production|
Produced by Michael Ward and Colin Burrows for Beautiful Bay Productions, the $150 million worth saga will tell the 19th century story of an Englishman brought up as a Hindu during the British Raj and his passionate love for an Indian princess. Back in the 80's HBO had a mini series on it with Ben Cross, Amy Irving, Omar Sharif and Christopher Lee!