Syfy teams with Georgeville Television and producer Marc Rosen to develop the cult UK classic adventure-sci-fi series “Blake’s 7.”
NEW YORK – Syfy will develop the cult UK classic adventure-sci-fi series Blake’s 7, teaming with Georgeville Television and producer Marc Rosen.
Martin Campbell (Casino Royale, Green Lantern) will direct the script by Joe Pokaski (Heroes, CSI).
Originally created by Terry Nation (Dr. Who), Blake’s 7 premiered on the BBC in 1978, running for four seasons (52 episodes). The series centered around hard-core renegades and criminals who escape from a prison planet, battling humans and aliens alike – and becoming heroes.
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.