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[05/11/17 - 10:01 AM]
Syfy Announces Major Additions to Original Programming Slate
The series pickups include the highly anticipated Superman prequel "Krypton" and "Happy!," a graphic novel adaptation starring Christopher Meloni.

[05/11/17 - 10:00 AM]
Syfy "Reboots" Ahead of 25th Anniversary - New Visual Identity, Including Logo, to Debut June 19
"I can think of no better occasion than Syfy's 25th anniversary to get back to our roots, double down on premium original programming, and put fans at the center of everything we do," said Chris McCumber.

[11/15/16 - 04:00 PM]
Paramount Television and Universal Cable Productions to Adapt "Stranger in a Strange Land" for Syfy
Brad Fischer, James Vanderbilt and William Sherak of Mythology Entertainment, Scott Rudin, Garrett Basch and Eli Bush of Scott Rudin Productions, and Joe Vecchio of Vecchio Entertainment will serve as executive producers.







STRANGER IN A STRANGE LAND (SYFY)
DEVELOPMENT HISTORY:
11/15/16 - 5/11/17
STATUS:
currently in development (2018-2019 season)
DEVELOPMENT STAGE:
script
DESCRIPTION:
(from Universal Cable Productions' press release, November 2016) Paramount Television in partnership with Universal Cable Productions (UCP), a division of NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment, today announced plans to develop Robert Heinlein's popular 1961 science fiction novel "Stranger in a Strange Land" as a TV series for Syfy. Brad Fischer, James Vanderbilt and William Sherak of Mythology Entertainment, Scott Rudin, Garrett Basch and Eli Bush of Scott Rudin Productions, and Joe Vecchio of Vecchio Entertainment will serve as executive producers. Mythology's Julia Gunn will serve as co-executive producer. Considered a staple in many science fiction fans' libraries, "Stranger in a Strange Land" tells the story of Valentine Michael Smith, a human who comes to Earth in early adulthood after being born on the planet Mars and raised by Martians. The novel explores his interaction with - and eventual transformation of - terrestrial culture. It predicted many of the movements and messages of the 1960's - from free love and hippie communes, to organized attempts at world peace.
CREW INFORMATION:
· Brad Fischer as EP
· Eli Bush as EP
· Garrett Basch as EP
· James Vanderbilt as EP
· Joe Vecchio as EP
· Julia Gunn as CO-EP
· Robert Heinlein as BOOK
· Scott Rudin as EP
· William Sherak as EP
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Mythology Entertainment
· Paramount Television
· Scott Rudin Productions
· Universal Cable Productions
· Vecchio Entertainment