'THE RUIN OF KINGS' TO
BECOME EPIC FANTASY TV SERIES
number of new fantasy books are getting adaptations, people! Annapurna TV
will turn Jenn Lyons
' THE RUIN OF KINGS
into an epic fantasy
|The Ruin of Kings was published this month|
television series. It is the first book of her five part saga A Chorus of Dragons.
Set in a sprawling, magic filled world populated by gods, dragons,
krakens, witches, demons, ghosts, shape shifters and zombies, THE RUIN
OF KINGS follows the story of Khirin, a young thief who discovers he may
be the son of a prince and involved in a complex prophecy where he is
more valuable alive than dead. Lyons, who worked as a graphic artist on
video games before, has published this one just two weeks ago for Tor
'BRAVE NEW WORLD'
TO BECOME USA NETWORK SHOW
SA Network has taken over from SyFy the series adaptation of Aldous Huxley
's seminal work BRAVE NEW WORLD
set in a utopian society that has achieved peace and stability through the prohibition of monogamy,
|Brave New World has been in work since 2015|
privacy, money, family, and history itself. As citizens of New London, Bernard Marx and Lenina Crowne have only ever known a rigid social order, a perfect pharmaceutical called Soma, and a culture of instant gratification and ubiquitous sex. Curious to explore life beyond the strictures of their society, the two New Worlders embark on a vacation to the Savage Lands, where they become embroiled in a harrowing and violent rebellion. Bernard and Lenina are rescued by John the Savage, who escapes with them back to New London. John’s arrival in the New World soon threatens to disrupt its utopian harmony, leaving Bernard and Lenina to grapple with the repercussions.
'THEY BOTH DIE AT THE END'
TO BECOME SF SHOW AT HBO
|Silvera's bestseller will become HBO series|
ver at HBO they've decided to turn Adam Silvera
's fantasy novel THEY BOTH DIE AT THE END
into a half hour series produced by Chris Kelly
and J.J. Abrams
. The story is set in the near future where everyone receives a bureaucratic phone call notifying them at the start of their last day on Earth! The series will follow a seemingly disparate group of people as they live their scary, funny, weird, hopeful, romantic, and unexpected final hours, all connected through the two gay teenage boys who are both looking to make a new friend on their End Day and will meet up for one last great adventure — to live a lifetime in a single day.