Good Night time, And Good Luck is getting the TV remedy at AMC.
A writers’ room has been opened for the proposed TV spinoff of the 2005 film directed by and starring George Clooney.
Jonathan Glatzer (Higher Name Saul, Succession) is ready as showrunner.
It is unclear at this stage whether or not the present is in competition for AMC or its streaming sibling AMC+.
The collection is ready to be an origin story “of the battle centered across the newsmen and ladies who labored alongside Murrow amid a post-war local weather of worry and hysteria,” based on Deadline.
“It would comply with Sy Steingartner, a younger cameraman for Murrow’s See It Now, who’s compelled to juggle his admiration for Murrow along with his personal ambition.”
Six episodes will probably be ordered if it goes to collection, and Clooney will return to EP, alongside Glatzer.
“As a large fan of the film, I didn’t wish to copy it, or simply do a facsimile of it. So, we’ve expanded the world to point out how the division and hysteria of the occasions seeped into each facet of each day life,” stated Jonathan Glatzer.
“I suppose it’s extra of an origin story of the place we’re right this moment.”
“AMC is understood for intriguing, deep-rooted characters that leap off the display and into the cultural zeitgeist. Sy Steingartner suits proper in with AMC’s icons, and we’re excited to develop the character and collection,” added Dan McDermott, president of leisure and AMC Studios for AMC Networks.
“We’re large followers of Jonathan’s professional storytelling items, George and Grant’s producing prowess, Grant’s directing abilities, and the vigorous skills of Mark, Todd and Jeff, and we’re elated to work with all on this new endeavor.”
AMC has been laser-focused on bringing new initiatives to life after the top of Higher Name Saul and The Strolling Useless, two of the flagship collection.
The community lately launched Interview With the Vampire, and has an Orphan Black spinoff and numerous Strolling Useless spinoffs on its slate for 2023.
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