Tuesday, November 10, 2009

"THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS" GETTING A TV ADAPTATION


In order to continue with the vampire trend, "Unique Features" and "Constantin Film" have decided to adapt Cassandra Clare’s fantasy books "The Mortal Instruments" and make a TV Show out of it.
"The Mortal Instruments", a successful series of four novels, revolves around teenager Clary Fray’s search for her missing mother, which leads her to a city filled with mysterious fairies, raucous warlocks, vampires and other demons.
With its unique, imaginative and universally appealing world seen through the eyes of a 16-year-old girl the whole series has a huge fan base, so it could make a popular TV project, unless the audience, fed up with vampires and other bloodsucking creatures, turns it into a mega flop :)

2 comments:

  1. I don't think audiences are fed up with Vampires, not yet. I don't know about these novels, but they look like another female-oriented fantasy fiction.
    Not that there's anything wrong with that genre. It's always been popular. Only recently did filmmakers realise its true (financial) potential. I mean, guys may drool over latex-wearing Kate Beckinsale as Selene in Underworld, but it's nothing compared to a level of adoration female fans have for characters in "similar" movies. And those "female-version" movies cost less and have more devoted fans than "male" action fantasies. They won't whine over internet about this and that, they won't try to act as directors/writers/casting_directors themselves. That really put pressure off of studios for possible sequels.

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  2. Yep, girls have always loved bad guys more than the good ones, although they don't like to admit it :)

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