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Discussion in 'Just After Sunset' started by Rrty, Dec 19, 2013.

  1. Rrty

    Rrty Well-Known Member

    Ms. Mod, I read that ABC will be doing an adaptation of this story, turning it into a series. From what I've read, the network and the production company Signature will be taking the set-up and using it to explore other stories of the supernatural by titling it "Grand Central," a name which already implies the episodic nature of the project.

    Can you fill in any more details? I was curious if Mr. King will be writing the bible for the series, any episodes, etc. One comment: I think Mr. King should be involved in these types of series since, at some point, the broadening mechanisms used to inflate the source material eventually dilute his intellectual property's contribution. Instead of being a King-project, it becomes someone else's, if you know what I mean. I hope he is more involved than we think in this.
  2. Moderator

    Moderator Ms. Mod Administrator

    Sorry, I don't have any additional details for the show but my understanding at the moment is that it is not one Steve will be personally involved with.
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  3. Rrty

    Rrty Well-Known Member

    Ms. Mod, I was curious what the status is of the "Grand Central" TV series. I just came across this again in a discussion on the Disney company, particularly centering on ABC. I believe the original intent was to perhaps get this ready for summer 2014, but that has come and gone. Thanks for any info.
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  4. Dana Jean

    Dana Jean Beta Tester/Moderator Moderator

    I will tag Moderator so she will see this.
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    GNTLGNT The idiot is IN

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  6. Moderator

    Moderator Ms. Mod Administrator

    I don't have any updates about this.
  7. Rrty

    Rrty Well-Known Member

    Thanks. Sometimes the development process is long, so that could be one reason. I just hope it is still active.

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