Logo

New Project From ‘Game of Thrones’ Author Gets Green Light

Jun 23, 2017  •  Post A Comment

A new TV project from George R.R. Martin, author of the “Game of Thrones” books, has received a pilot order from Syfy. Variety reports that the cable channel greenlighted “Nightflyers.”

The novella was previously adapted into a film of the same name in 1987, the report notes.

“Jeff Buhler wrote the adaptation for television.” Variety reports. “The story follows eight maverick scientists and a powerful telepath who embark on an expedition to the edge of our solar system in the hopes of contacting alien life. They travel aboard The Nightflyer — a ship with a small tightknit crew and a reclusive captain. But when terrifying and violent events begin to take place they start to question each other, and surviving the journey proves harder than anyone thought.”

Your Comment

Email (will not be published)