‘Alan Wake’ Series being developed For Television

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  1. Kaleb

    Kaleb Devil of Hells Kitchen

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    An “Alan Wake” live-action television series is in development with Peter Calloway (“Cloak and Dagger,” “Legion”) signed on as showrunner and writer, and game creator Sam Lake as executive producer, Contradiction Films and Remedy Entertainment told Variety.

    Contradiction partner Tomas Harlan said the plan is to start shopping the show around in October with Calloway’s full pitch and that he’s already seen initial interest from a number of studios.

    “‘Alan Wake’ was basically a TV series that was put into a game,” Harlan told Variety. “That was Sam’s vision. It was influenced by ‘The Twilight Zone,’ ‘Secret Window,’ Hitchcock, ‘Northern Exposure,’ a lot of U.S. television.

    “We plan to work closely with Sam on our this show. Sam is a huge part of this. This is his baby.”
     
  2. Doctor Jones

    Doctor Jones It's All One Story

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    Oh, man I can't wait! I love the game and really was an early sign for prestige television before I started watching it. In a video game no less. I hope they can continue the story given how it's open ended.
     
  3. terry78

    terry78 Ooooh Angela

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    Should be interesting to see.
     
  4. Fincher

    Fincher Inner Circle

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    Haven't played it, but it's an interesting enough idea for a show, and I like to see games being adapted and hope this'll lead to more.
     
  5. PrehistoricDog

    PrehistoricDog Futurism

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    Great news. They better include the Anderson Brothers.
     
  6. Silvermoth

    Silvermoth Avenger

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    Easiest adaption in the world I reckon
     
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    Neno_Kos Registered

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    Those are also usually most easiest to screw up.
     
  8. Slick

    Slick Yup

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    Loved the game so hoping for the best.
     

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