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[07/17/18 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, July 17
Updates include: Hulu lands Anne Rice's "The Vampire Chronicles"; Charter Communications in talks to take over Discovery's "Manhunt"; and Caroline Dries to spearhead The CW's "Batwoman."

[04/28/17 - 10:02 AM]
Paramount Television and Anonymous Content Option Rights to Anne Rice's Best-Selling Series, "The Vampire Chronicles"
Christopher Rice, four-time New York Times Bestselling(R) author and recipient of the Lambda Literary Award, will pen the series and serve as executive producer alongside Anne Rice, and Anonymous Content's David Kanter and Steve Golin.







VAMPIRE CHRONICLES, THE (HULU)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
4/28/17 - 7/17/18
STATUS:
previously in development (2019-2020 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to series
DESCRIPTION:
(from Paramount Television's press release, April 2017) Paramount Television and Anonymous Content have optioned the rights to 11 books from acclaimed author Anne Rice's best-selling series, "The Vampire Chronicles." Christopher Rice, four-time New York Times Bestselling(R) author and recipient of the Lambda Literary Award, will pen the series and serve as executive producer alongside Anne Rice, and Anonymous Content's David Kanter and Steve Golin. "It is undeniable that Anne Rice has created the paradigm against which all vampire stories are measured. The rich and vast world she has created with 'The Vampire Chronicles' is unmatched and sophisticated with 90's gothic undertones that will be perfectly suited to captivate audiences," said Amy Powell, President, Paramount TV. "The series is full of compelling characters led by Lestat, arguably one of the greatest original characters, literary or otherwise. We are thrilled to collaborate with Anne, Christopher and the team at Anonymous Content on this epic series."
CREW INFORMATION:
· Anne Rice as BOOK/EP
· Christopher Rice as CRTR/EP
· David Kanter as EP
· Steve Golin as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Anonymous Content
· Paramount Television