[08/14/13 - 11:29 PM] Development Update: Wednesday, August 14 Updates include: Chris Carter to bring "The After" to Amazon; "Blake's 7" revival eyes new home at Xbox; and Kiernan Shipka cast in Lifetime's "Flowers in the Attic."
STATUS: previously in development (2013-2014 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE: script
DESCRIPTION: (from Syfy's press release, August 2012) 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.