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[09/26/19 - 12:00 PM]
USA Network Pilot "Masters of Doom" Sets Cast and Director
Eduardo Franco, Patrick Gibson, John Karna, Jane Ackermann and Siobhan Williams have been tapped to star.

[06/27/19 - 01:04 PM]
USA Network Has Ordered Pilot "Masters of Doom" from UCP
The series is the true story of two computer geniuses in an obscure corner of America who, along with a group of rebellious misfits, created one of the biggest franchise hits of the 90s, the video game DOOM.

[04/14/05 - 12:00 AM]
Development Update: April 14







MASTERS OF DOOM (USA)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
4/14/05 - 9/26/19
STATUS:
currently in development (2020-2021 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
ordered to pilot
DESCRIPTION:
(from USA's press release, September 2019) MASTERS OF DOOM, based on award-winning journalist and author David Kushner's landmark nonfiction book of the same name, is a story based on real events of two computer geniuses in an obscure corner of America who, along with a group of rebellious misfits, created one of the biggest franchise hits of the 90s, the video game DOOM. John Carmack and John Romero were best friends who became bitter rivals, as they created a video game empire and transformed pop culture forever.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Eduardo Franco as John Romero
· Jane Ackermann as Hannah Romero
· John Karna as Tom Hall
· Patrick Gibson as John Carmack
· Peter Friedman as Al Vekovius
· Siobhan Williams as Stevie Case
CREW INFORMATION:
· D.J. Goldberg as CO-EP
· Dave Franco as EP
· David Kushner as BOOK/EP
· Elizabeth Haggard as EP
· Ellen Goldsmith-Vein as EP
· Eric Robinson as EP
· James Franco as EP
· Jeremy Bell as EP
· Rhys Thomas as DIR (Pilot)
· Tom Bissell as CRTR/EP
· Vince Jolivette as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Gotham Group, The
· Ramona Films
· Universal Content Productions