EPIC TV SERIES NEWS
NEW SHOWS ON ALEXANDER THE GREAT AND THE ROMANOVS
With the news that Amazon Prime has greenlit their El Cid Spanish epic TV series for a second season, also comes info from Starlings Television (they're producing Pandora for CW) that they are
currently in advanced stages of developing historical series on ALEXANDER THE GREAT and spy thriller series RED WINTER about the imperial family of Romanovs! The pilot for Alexander the Great, which will be shot in Greece, is being written by Tudors and Vikings creator Michael Hirst, while the Romanovs series, written by Stephen Kronish, is being done in the collaboration with Russia's national broadcaster Russia 1 and German ZDF. Together with Brendan Foley, they are also preparing SHERLOCK'S DAUGHTER series, a new take on the world’s greatest detective, following a young American woman who, after the mysterious
murder of her mother, travels to London to track down her biological father – the legendary Sherlock Holmes. But Holmes is not the mythical figure Amelia has come to expect.
|Greek Antena and German ZDF will coproduce|
|El Cid will be getting another season after the first aired last month|